Resources for greening your business
Access information about the benefits of greening your business, improving your eco-efficiency and finding alternative energy solutions.
- Energy Management Information Systems
Find out how to audit your business' energy use and to design a system for saving energy.
- Greening your business: A guide to getting started
Access this "green" business guide for a range of information from saving money to creating more business opportunities for your organization.
- Greening your organization
Create and implement a green plan for your business by following these 7 steps.
- SME Sustainability Roadmap
Learn how this tool can help you manage your environmental impact.
- Green supply chain management
Find out how green supply chain management can save you money and improve your environmental performance in transportation, retail and manufacturing.
- Office of Energy Efficiency publications
Learn about better business practices that could save you money and energy while protecting the environment.
- Directory of Energy Efficiency and Alternative Energy Programs in Canada
Find government and private sector programs that promote the use of alternative energy, energy-efficiency and energy conservation.
- Alternative fuels directory
Discover the benefits and applications of electricity and fuels such as ethanol, biodiesel, natural gas, fuel cells and hydrogen.
- Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators
Get easily-understood overviews of important environmental issues, as well as data and in-depth interpretation.
- CSR toolkit
Learn how your business can integrate corporate social responsibility principles and practices that help promote innovation and sustainability.
- Network for Business Sustainability
Learn more about sustainable development. You'll find articles, guides and other resources that can help your small business become greener.
- Environmental technology verification
Find out how you can get your new environmental technology accepted, both nationally and internationally.
Find out how to make your fleet or trucking business more productive and how to reduce fuel consumption and emissions.
- Green innovation: How do you grow your business?
Only Applies to : OntarioFind out how your clean technology or information and communications technology business can increase its capital.
- Tips for your Green Business
Only Applies to : OntarioLearn how to make your business eco-friendly.
Get official Canadian and international statistics on a number of topics related to the environment.
- Funding and incentive programs for greening your business
Find financial assistance programs to help you make your business more environmentally friendly and more energy efficient.
- Enviro-Access – GHG Experts
Only Applies to : QuebecGet support to implement eco-friendly measures, adopt a policy of sustainable development and improve the environmental performance of your business.
- Helping Small Businesses Save Energy
Only Applies to : OntarioGet information on how you can save energy and reduce your business energy costs in Ontario.
- Green Jobs Youth Internship
You may be eligible for up to $10,000 to hire a graduate to help with your use of green technologies and processes.
- SMART Green Program
Only Applies to : OntarioYour Ontario small or medium manufacturing business could be eligible for a grant of up to $200,000 for projects to cut greenhouse gas.
- Applied Research and Development Grants
You could receive funding of up to $150,000 when you partner with an eligible Canadian college to develop clean technologies.