Among the 16 cars Natural Resources Canada identified as the most fuel-efficient in 2014, twelve were electric and hybrid vehicles. The cars were driven 20,000 km as expected by NRC (55% city, 45% highway).
At the World Expo 2015 in Milan, the German pavilion will use organic photovoltaic (OPV) modules supplied by Belectric. Embedded in a flexible film, the OPV modules will enable to create stylised trees generating energy and providing shade for the visitors.
Canada: New Investments in Clean Energy Technology, Jobs and Innovation in Ontario announced by Harper Government
Five Ontario projects under Sustainable Development Technology Canada's SD Tech Fund will receive almost $10 million in new investments, according to Canada's Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, the Honourable Greg Rickford, and the Chair of Sustainable Development Technology Canada, Jim Balsillie.