November 15, 2018
The Natural Gas Innovation Fund™ (NGIF) is accepting submissions for funding requests to support innovative new energy efficiency solutions for natural gas fueled residential and small commercial installations in Canada.
This funding call targets new technologies as well as new innovative approaches for more efficient use of natural gas in residential and small commercial applications such as heating, cooling, and hot water heating systems, as well as cogeneration applications.
NGIF, created by the Canadian Gas Association (CGA) and member companies, supports the funding of cleantech innovation in the natural gas value chain. It seeks to fill a technology development gap in the sector and invests in innovation enabling natural gas solutions for current and emerging challenges facing Canada’s energy system.
With access to pooled capital, leveraged intelligence and a combined backyard across Canada to field test innovation, the natural gas industry selects and advances cleantech projects led by startups and organizations with the right innovation for market uptake and commercial viability. NGIF’s utility members include ATCO Gas Ltd., Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc., FortisBC Energy Inc., Pacific Northern Gas Ltd., SaskEnergy, and Union Gas Ltd.
Interested Applicants should submit their intent to apply at [email protected] by December 10, 2018. Information on investment priorities, eligible expenses, and how to apply for funding will be shared upon receipt of intent. More information on the Natural Gas Innovation Fund can be found at www.ngif.ca.
For More Information:
Director, Communications and Social Media
Canadian Gas Association
613-748-0057 ext. 325