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Cleantech Commons announces OCTIA Membership

Clean technology sector leaders have come together to launch the Ontario Clean Technology Industry Association (OCTIA), a new not-for-profit organization that will champion Ontario’s rapidly growing cleantech sector. According to forthcoming analysis from MaRS Data Catalyst, 131 Ontario-based cleantech ventures collectively reached revenue figures…

Tenant Criteria for Cleantech Commons Announced

Following the recent announcement that “work is being done to prepare for construction“, the Cleantech Commons Management Committee released a list of “Tenant Criteria” for the 85-acre cleantech research and technology park located at Trent University. “As a cleantech-focused community of innovation, Cleantech Commons…

“Construction expected soon for Cleantech Commons”: Peterborough This Week

Peterborough This Week reports that “After a summer of preparing Cleantech Commons’ main access road, work is being done to prepare for construction of the city’s upcoming green-tech business park.” Read the full article here! Martin Yuill, Cleantech Commons executive director is quoted as saying that…

Peterborough Conservative Party Candidate: “Supporting technological innovation is how Canada should be investing in our climate & environment”

Peterborough-Kawartha Conservative Party federal candidate, Michael Skinner, toured Cleantech Commons at Trent University on July 30, 2019. Skinner was full of praise for Cleantech Commons, Canada’s only cleantech, climate and environmental technology-focused Research and Technology Park. “Supporting technological innovation through initiatives such as Cleantech…

Cleantech Commons’ “New Frontiers” Speaker Series Launches

Cleantech Commons launched our “New Frontiers” speaker series on August 22 in Peterborough. The inaugural event was presented in partnership with Eco Innovations Inc., and featured a talk by Keith Dewey, the owner of British Columbia-based Zigloo Studio Inc. Keith’s talk was titled: “Container…