If you didn’t already know, natural gas is a big deal in Canada. It plays a crucial role in Canada’s energy mix, meeting 30% of the country’s energy needs.
Breaking news for small to medium green technology companies in Canada! The Government of Canada and Government of Alberta have started a joint initiative between Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) and The Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC) – SD Tech Fund.
The Apprenticeship Training Tax Credit (ATTC) has been around and available to small businesses and start-ups in Ontario for a while. However, at the time of the 2015 Ontario Budget the ATTC underwent changes to its reimbursement structure. Though some of the percentages of reimbursement to businesses with apprentices have changed, the ATTC remains a critical financial support and one a small business owner should know about.
Good news came for would-be Canadian exporters on January 5, 2016 when the Government of Canada announced its new CanExport program. This 5-year, $50-million program is intended to bolster the competitiveness of small and medium-sized Canadian companies on the world stage by providing direct financial assistance to businesses seeking new markets and exporting opportunities.