Cleantech Blog

The Alacrity Clean Technology blog

Stories, podcasts, resources, and more content focused on the cleantech sector

Listen to interviews with industry leaders and entrepreneurs by following our “Cleantech Talk” podcast series, read through resources and information about operating in the cleantech space, and gain insights from our expert team of global mentors.

renewable energy
18 Feb: Alternative Fuel Sources: How Canadian Cleantech Companies Play A Role Internationally

According to Our World In Data, 2016 saw 49.4 billion tons of carbon dioxide-equivalent greenhouse gas emissions. Transport contributed to…

ideon podcast
16 Feb: Exploring Cosmic-Ray Muon Tomography with Ideon Technologies

In season two, episode eight of Cleantech Talks, host and Alacrity Canada senior advisor Peter Van Der Gracht talks to…

sdtc podcast
05 Feb: Sustainable Development Technology Canada’s Role in Cleantech Funding

In season two, episode seven of Cleantech Talks, host and Alacrity Canada senior advisor Peter Van Der Gracht talks to…

sdtc logo
04 Feb: Sustainable Development Technology Canada Funding Programs for Cleantech Companies

Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) provides funding to Canadian cleantech projects and coaches the companies that lead them as they…

first light technologies + ocean diagnostics podcast
28 Jan: Marketing in Cleantech with First Light Technologies and Ocean Diagnostics

In season two, episode six of Cleantech Talks, host, Alacrity Canada Digital Marketing Bootcamp facilitator, and CEO of Jetstream Digital…

Circular Model Details 2
20 Jan: The Circular Economy: A Growing Model in BC

As the world moves towards recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, many questions have been asked about what recovery could and…

Businessman using a laptop with close up on world globe
19 Jan: Cleantech in 2020 and into 2021: The New Reality of Sustainability

2020 will be a year to remember for generations to come, most obviously because of the global COVID-19 pandemic. This…

14 Jan: Joining Alacrity Canada as the Cleantech Program’s First Intern

My name is Mary Elebijo. I am the first intern on the Cleantech team at Alacrity Canada and I like…

Ocean Diagnostics and MarineLabs podcast
12 Jan: Monitoring the Oceans and Coastlines with Ocean Diagnostics and MarineLabs

In season two, episode five of Cleantech Talks, host and Alacrity Canada senior advisor Peter Van Der Gracht talks to…

plugzio + audette podcast
16 Dec: How Plugzio and Audette Use Energy Consumption and Efficiency to Power Their Platforms

In season two, episode four of Cleantech Talks, host and Alacrity Canada senior advisor Peter Van Der Gracht talks to…

origen air podcast
07 Dec: Origen Air Tackles Indoor Air Quality

In season two, episode three of Cleantech Talks, host and Alacrity Canada senior advisor Peter Van Der Gracht talks to…

investing in cleantech
24 Nov: Investing in the Cleantech Sector

In season two, episode two of Cleantech Talks, host and Alacrity Canada senior advisor Peter Van Der Gracht talks to…

women in cleantech
05 Nov: Women in Cleantech: A Day in the Life of Three CEOs

Welcome to season two of Cleantech Talk with Alacrity Canada! In this first episode of the new season, Julie Angus…

Photo of Owen Matthews brainstorming in the Alacrity Canada boardroom.
27 Oct: Owen Matthews on the Alacrity Approach to Clean Tech

What does clean tech mean to me? I think the most important thing to recognize about the clean tech industry…

A young plant growing in a vertical farm under red LED lighting.
19 Oct: Vertical Farming, Agriculture for the Future

What Challenges Face Global Food Systems? The global food system faces challenges to feed the rapidly growing world population. According…