About Cleantech

The "Clean Technology  Industry " represents a technology sector which has a priority focus on improving efficiency through

  • the development of cost sustainable and superior service, product and processes, while
  • reducing or eliminating negative ecological impact, at the same time as
  • improving the productive and responsible use of natural resources

    The Alberta CleanTech Industry Alliance ( ACTia) provides the Alberta Clean Technology Industry with a voice to the public, institutional  and private sectors. On behalf of the industry we address topics that are common to all sectors in the Cleantech industry. These common interests include

    1. improving the business environment to create sustainable Clean Technology enterprises

    2. ensuring public policy does not hinder the sectors of the industry

    3. creating a direct link to government to ensure a strong voice

    4. ensuring Alberta is attractive to Clean Technology business  investment

    5. creating a business standard that provides confidence in the industry

    6. increasing public awareness of the benefits of Clean Technology


    Who or what defines CleanTech or what constitutes the most attractive market opportunities in the CleanTech Sector are diverse and constantly changing. We offer the following as a broad framework for CleanTech in Alberta.

    ·      Energy Efficiency and renewable energy generation

    ·      Information and  Data Application Technology for Smart Grids and Analytics

    ·      BioEconomy in Alberta

    ·      Water Recovery and Reuse

    ·      Food Production

    ·      Smart Building Construction and Management

    ·      Transportation Technology

    ·      Materials Recycling and Renewable Materials Development

    ·      Emission Management