Natural Gas Innovation Fund Supports Innovative Cooling Technology

August 14, 2018 Ottawa, Ontario The Natural Gas Innovation FundTM (NGIF) announced an investment of $200,000 in Toronto-based Enersion to support the testing and demonstration of new cooling technology. Conventional cooling systems for buildings and industry consume significant amounts of electricity and use chemical refrigerants.  Enersion’s Quantum 500 chiller technology uses wasted heat generated from industrial processes, combined heat and …

Natural Gas Innovation Fund Supports Innovative Micro-Grid Technology

August 8, 2018 Ottawa, Ontario The Natural Gas Innovation FundTM (NGIF) today announced an investment of $375,000 in NextGrid Inc. to support the development of a residential combined heat and power (CHP) system. NextGrid Inc. manufactures and sells commercial CHP systems based on the revolutionary Green Turbine. These systems generate between 1-45 KW of electricity and up to one million …