The Slow Road To The Electrification Of Everything

By Hessie Jones The move towards electrification is a global mandate. The transition away from fossil fuels is a fundamental shift that will have significant impacts on infrastructure, society, consumer demand and how we change our behaviour. The Paris Agreement that emerged out of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21) established long term objectives across 194… Continue reading The Slow Road To The Electrification Of Everything

Altitude Accelerator alum, Neptune Nanotechnologies secures $1.8 million CAD investment!

Here at Altitude, are passionate about supporting founders who are pioneering change in key industries that have the capacity to revolutionize the way we live as people. Cleantech is one of those industries. It intends to create innovative products, services, and processes with the goal of achieving superior performance at reduced costs, while minimizing or… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator alum, Neptune Nanotechnologies secures $1.8 million CAD investment!

Founders – How To Build The Right Team

Ontario has been mandated to go Carbon Neutral based on 1990 levels by 2040. The primary sources of emissions are homes and buildings (57%) mainly from heating and water by natural gas, transportation (36%), and waste (7%) landfills. We welcomed James Sbrolla, Startup Advisor, President & CEO of Cleantech Capital, and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Altitude Accelerator to… Continue reading Founders – How To Build The Right Team

What Does Ontario Need To Do To Be Carbon Net Neutral by 2040?

Ontario has been mandated to go Carbon Neutral based on 1990 levels by 2040. The primary sources of emissions are homes and buildings (57%) mainly from heating and water by natural gas, transportation (36%), and waste (7%) landfills. We welcomed James Sbrolla, Startup Advisor, President & CEO of Cleantech Capital, and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Altitude Accelerator to discuss… Continue reading What Does Ontario Need To Do To Be Carbon Net Neutral by 2040?

Altitude’s Partner Sheridan Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Design Technologies (CAMDT) Fosters Collaboration and Adoption of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can access Sheridan Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Design Technologies (CAMDT)‘s applied research expertise, cutting-edge equipment, and advanced manufacturing facilities. CAMDT also offers diverse programs to provide outstanding SMEs with funding.   Transforming Vision into Reality A recent article by Sheridan College profiles George Balyasin, a Guelph-based entrepreneur and co-founder of… Continue reading Altitude’s Partner Sheridan Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Design Technologies (CAMDT) Fosters Collaboration and Adoption of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

Altitude Accelerator: Collision 2022 Highlights

Despite economic headwinds and investment unease in the global tech community, Collision 2022 was a whirlwind of inspiration, big client wins, and reconnection. By Angela Bourne, Altitude Accelerator Entrepreneur-in-Residence When I first heard the news (during a virtual team meeting, of course!) that Altitude Accelerator would be attending Collision in-person with our Brampton Innovation District… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator: Collision 2022 Highlights

Smart Cocoon Surpasses Kickstarter Campaign Goal by 1010%

Whether you think about it or not, the climate in your home can make the difference in the way you and your family feel. We’ve all experienced first hand that drafty room, the too hot bedroom in the summer months, and the other summer and winter temperature imbalances that come when the air in your… Continue reading Smart Cocoon Surpasses Kickstarter Campaign Goal by 1010%

Why water monitoring should be part of your home safety system

How often do you change your water filter? For most people, it’s guesswork. Some change it when the water starts to look or taste different and others change it based on what the manufacturer says is the ideal lifecycle for their product. Filters trap contaminants, giving you clean water to drink. But did you know… Continue reading Why water monitoring should be part of your home safety system

CHAR Technologies Announces Investment in Commercialization

Media Release For Release Sep 18, 2015 CHAR Technologies Brampton, ON– Sept 18, 2015 – Altitude Accelerator client CHAR Technologies Inc. announced the completion of a series of financings. The financing included equity capital from a series of independent angel investors, as well as the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE). In addition, CHAR has announced… Continue reading CHAR Technologies Announces Investment in Commercialization

Altitude Accelerator Client SulfaCHAR featured in Reuters

Low emission biogas also produces fertilizer TORONTO, CANADA | BY JIM DRURY Originally posted on Reuters A Canadian chemical engineer has devised a product that transforms the waste generated by biogas production into fertilizer. Andrew White says his SulfaCHAR system eliminates chemical waste from the biogas process, while increasing renewable gas plants’ profitability and stopping the degradation to… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator Client SulfaCHAR featured in Reuters