Natural Gas Drives Energy Efficiency and Cleantech Innovation
Long, Successful History of Driving Energy Efficiency
Since 2013, CGA members have invested $570 million in their energy efficiency programs. This saved customers over 310 million cubic metres of natural gas and cut GHG emissions by over 946,000 tonnes CO2eq.
Committed to Driving Innovation
The Natural Gas Innovation Fund™ (NGIF) supports the funding of cleantech innovation in the natural gas value chain. It fills a technology development gap in the sector and invests in innovation enabling natural gas solutions for current and emerging challenges facing Canada’s energy system.
Lots of Potential
New natural gas solutions include hybrid heating, natural gas heat pumps, micro combined heat and power, and small scale residential/commercial carbon capture. Canada’s natural gas delivery industry is working hard to drive innovation that will make sure Canadian homes, businesses, and institutions continue to have access to affordable, clean, safe, and reliable energy for the long term.