Policy status:Superseded
Date Effective:2003
Policy Type:Voluntary Approaches>Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector), Information and Education>Advice/Aid in Implementation, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Economic Instruments>Direct investment, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)
Policy Target:Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy
Funding:$CAN 115 million over 5 years
Description:The Canadian government seeks to aid domestic industry adapting to climate change while laying the foundation for new, cleaner technologies and economic opportunities. The government will invest in technology and innovation with a focus on five areas to achieve climate change mitigation goals. The program will end in March 2008. Additional initiatives announced in federal budget 2007 will cover many of the same priority areas in RD&D.

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