Natural Gas Innovation Fund Launches Website and Calls for Funding Applications from Natural Gas Cleantech Innovators

July 31, 2017 Ottawa, Ontario The Natural Gas Innovation Fund (NGIF) is accepting submissions for funding to support natural gas cleantech research, demonstration and deployment innovation projects in Canada. NGIF was created by the Canadian Gas Association (CGA) in 2016 to support the funding of innovation in the natural gas value chain. It selects and advances natural gas cleantech projects …

Natural Gas Innovation Fund Supports New Home Furnace Technology

May 16, 2017 Toronto, Ontario Funding for technology to address electric grid interruptions was announced today at the Ontario Centres of Excellence Discovery 2017 Conference. The Natural Gas Innovation FundTM (NGIF) announced an investment of $162,900 in iGEN Technologies to support the testing and demonstration of a self-powered natural gas furnace called the i2 Hybrid Smart Furnace. The i2 furnace …

Government of Canada Invests in Renewable Natural Gas

March 14, 2017 Ottawa Natural Resources Canada Investing in the production of renewable natural gas (RNG) from forest industry residue can diversify Canada’s energy mix, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, improve industrial efficiency and create new economic opportunities for Canadian companies and good middle-class jobs that benefit rural communities. Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, today announced an …