Impact investing’s not inefficient; your money’s working double duty

Impact investing’s not inefficient; your money’s working double duty

If your investments were a person, who would they be? Perhaps a bespectacled accountant tallying pennies in a cubicle. Or maybe an exhausted analyst with shoulders hunched over an Excel spreadsheet. If you’re like many Canadians, you aspire to be a different kind of investment: one who stays late at the office, but also volunteers on the weekends.

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Canada’s best-kept secret: 14 cool and innovative clean-tech companies

Canada’s best-kept secret: 14 cool and innovative clean-tech companies

Clean tech is Canada’s fastest-growing industry and perhaps its best-kept secret. According to Ottawa-based Analytica Advisors, which tracks and benchmarks the space, clean tech currently consists of about 700 companies in Canada, employing 41,000 people and generating $11.3-billion annually. Most of these companies are exporters, with 52% of sales outside of Canada and 42% outside of the U.S.

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Government of Canada Encourages Innovative Biofuel Production in Sarnia

Government of Canada Encourages Innovative Biofuel Production in Sarnia

"Our Government recognizes that innovation holds the key to long-term economic stability for the people, communities and businesses of Ontario," said MP Davidson. "Our investment in Woodland Biofuels will lead to opportunities for job creation, growth and long-term prosperity in Ontario, and will strengthen Canada's position as a global leader in clean energy."

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