Posts tagged: cleantech

Foresight and NAL Resources Launch Challenge to Crowdsource Ideas to Abandon and Reclaim Oil and Gas Wells

ARCTIC Innovation Challenge Will Seek Creative Technological Solutions To Close Wells In An Environmentally Robust and Efficient Manner Vancouver, CANADA – July 25, 2017 — Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre and NAL Resources today announced the ARCTIC Innovation Challenge, an effort to find technologies to abandon  and reclaim oil and gas wells efficiently while also meeting […]

Mining for Solutions – Agenda for Workshop Jan 24

WD Mining for Solutions Tuesday, January 24, 2017 9am to 12 noon PST Vancouver Convention Centre, West Rooms 116-117   Session Objective: To accelerate the adoption of near term solutions by bringing together mining industry representatives with potential solution providers/SMEs   Time Topic Speakers 9:00 – 9:05 Welcome and Overview Carol-Ann Brown 9:05 – 9:10 […]

Foresight and COSIA award cleantech companies up to $250,000

Foresight and COSIA award cleantech companies up to $250,000 to accelerate technologies that reduce GHG emissions in Canada’s oil sands. Winners of the initial stage of the first-ever ARCTIC Challenge will develop their solutions for capturing heat lost during oil sands production Vancouver, CANADA – August 22, 2016 — Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre and Canada’s […]

Neil Huff’s journey: From fishing to Foresight

This is the first installment in Foresight’s blog series, which will feature interviews with and insights from innovators, investors, funders and experts on all things cleantech. Subscribe to our blog series below.  Neil Huff is the Managing Director of the Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre, Western Canada’s first clean technology accelerator. Over the next few months, I’m […]

Foresight’s ARCTIC Program Partners with COSIA to Announce Call for Applications to Deliver Environmental Solutions for Canada’s Resource Sector

Proposals Invited to Address “Waste Heat Recovery” For In Situ Oil Sands Facilities VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Nov. 17, 2015) – Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre and Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) have launched the first “ARCTIC Innovation Challenge” in the resource sector, the first from organizations designed to develop and provide advanced technologies for […]

COSIA/ARCTIC Waste Heat Challenge – Request for Response from Innovators

Please join the Canadian Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA), Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre, the Advanced Resource Clean Technology Innovation Centre (ARCTIC), and Western Economic Diversification in helping enable a stronger connection between innovation and the resource sector in Western Canada. Together, we have recently embarked on an exciting journey to foster innovation in select Canadian […]