Resources for greening your business
Access information about the benefits of greening your business, improving your eco-efficiency and finding alternative energy solutions.
- 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.
- CSR toolkit
Learn how your business can integrate corporate social responsibility principles and practices that help promote innovation and sustainability.
- SME Sustainability Roadmap
Learn how this tool can help you manage your environmental impact.
- 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.
- Office of Energy Efficiency publications
Learn about better business practices that could save you money and energy while protecting the environment.
- Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators
Get easily-understood overviews of important environmental issues, as well as data and in-depth interpretation.
- Alternative fuels directory
Discover the benefits and applications of electricity and fuels such as ethanol, biodiesel, natural gas, fuel cells and hydrogen.
Get official Canadian and international statistics on a number of topics related to the environment.
Find out how to make your fleet or trucking business more productive and how to reduce fuel consumption and emissions.
- Energy Management Information Systems
Find out how to audit the energy your business uses, and how to design a system for saving energy.
- Environmental technology verification
Find out how you can get your new environmental technology accepted, both nationally and internationally.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Tips for your Green Business
Only Applies to : OntarioLearn how to make your business eco-friendly.
- 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.
- ENERGY STAR certification
If your business produces or supports energy efficient products and systems, you could qualify for ENERGY STAR certification.
- SMART Green Program
Only Applies to : OntarioYour Ontario small or medium manufacturing business could be eligible for a grant of up to $532,500 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.
- Make your business a model of sustainable mobility
Only Applies to : QuebecAre you planning to implement concrete, sustainable mobility measures for your business? If so, you can benefit from the experience of mentors.
- Ontario energy-saving incentives and programs tool
Only Applies to : OntarioUse this tool to find Ontario energy-saving incentives. Simply click on 'my Small Business' or 'my Organization' and enter your postal code.
- Power Savings Blitz program
Only Applies to : OntarioFind out how your Ontario business may be eligible for up to $1,000 in free lighting upgrades.
- Helping Small Businesses Save Energy
Only Applies to : OntarioGet information on how you can save energy and reduce your business energy costs in Ontario.