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!

Altitude Accelerator client Pyrowave closes investment with GreenSky Accelerator Fund

GreenSky Accelerator Fund leads $790,000 round of financing for Pyrowave Inc. Toronto, ON – October 5, 2015The GreenSky Accelerator Fund I, LP (“the Fund”) is excited to announce that it has closed an investment with Mississauga, Ontario based Pyrowave Inc. The Fund led a $790,000 round of funding alongside members of the GreenSky President’s Club,… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator client Pyrowave closes investment with GreenSky Accelerator Fund

Sustainability Duke Out: Late Night Show Edition

Partners in Project Green along with Ontario BMW i Retailers invite you to join them for their annual “Sustainability Duke Out: Late Night Show Edition” – giving hardworking sustainability professionals a space to enjoy good food, great company and lots of laughs. Comedian James Cunningham is back to host this late-night show themed evening that… Continue reading Sustainability Duke Out: Late Night Show Edition

Opportunity: SD Tech and the SD Natural Gas Funds Accepting Applications

SDTC has two different funds that are currently accepting applications. The SD Tech Fund™ supports projects that address climate change, air quality, clean water and clean soil. The Government of Canada has allocated a total of $915 million for the fund. The SD Tech Fund™ is right for you if you … Have an innovative and… Continue reading Opportunity: SD Tech and the SD Natural Gas Funds Accepting Applications

Sustaining the Future Through Green Technology

By: Areej Shah Is driving a car becoming cost-prohibitive in Ontario? The Western GTA Summit Committee found that the “average transportation costs for GTA families soar to $10,000 per year.” As gas prices continue to rise, car owners are feeling the pressure to use alternative means of transportation. Many people walk to nearby places, use public transportation… Continue reading Sustaining the Future Through Green Technology

Doom & Gloom or a Market of Exponential Growth?

By: Marilee Fehr Environmental security (the impact of human conflict and international relations on the environment), once a positive topic has since become a convoluted dark debate, ridden with blame, and controversy. The marred history stems from Canada’s commitment to the Kyoto Protocol, stating that we would decrease our 1990 greenhouse gas levels to an… Continue reading Doom & Gloom or a Market of Exponential Growth?

Recycling Idol: Last Chance to Apply!

By: Matthew Kert On December 6th 2012, the Altitude Accelerator will be holding its first Recycling Idol! Putting a twist on our monthly Growing Your Business seminars, Recycling Idol is all about clean technology. If this is you, take advantage of your chance to win exclusive prizes and get bragging rights to the title of the first ‘Recycling Idol’ winner. The application… Continue reading Recycling Idol: Last Chance to Apply!

A Business Case for Sustainable Development

By: Fatema Fatakdawala Sustainable Development or SD is slowly becoming the key driver of innovation. Contrary to popular belief, SD is one of those things that not only brings value to your firm but can be highly cost effective to incorporate if properly planned from the very beginning. The application(s) of SD can be used… Continue reading A Business Case for Sustainable Development

Post-Globe 2012: The sustainable business (r)evolution

at Toronto Marriott Eaton Centre Hotel,Toronto,ON From March 18 to 20 th, 2012, Toronto will play host to the biennial “Post-Globe” conference that will bring together hundreds of Canadian and international environmental and cleantech businesses.  Scheduled for the Sunday to Tuesday that follows Globe 2012 in Vancouver, the Toronto conference offers practical business intelligence and… Continue reading Post-Globe 2012: The sustainable business (r)evolution