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clean tech

An umbrella term for systems that are more environmentally friendly and more energy efficient. Examples are solar power, wind power and LED lighting. Clean tech focuses on developing clean energy and conserving energy. Nanotechnology plays a part in clean tech because it is used in the development of solar panels, fuel cells, biofuels and solid state lighting. See nanotechnology.
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Today, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Member of Parliament for ComptonStanstead, on behalf of the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, announced more than $355,000 in federal funding from the Fisheries and Aquaculture Clean Technology Adoption Program (FACTAP) to support clean economic growth in southern Quebec.
He added that with the agreement, they will make Abu Dhabi the go-to, natural, professional environment for clean technology.
It will be responsible for direct and indirect investment in companies working in all fields of clean technology with the aim of accelerating their growth, Nasr said, adding that the new fund targets the funnelling of investments into five different companies working in clean technology chosen on an annual basis, in addition to 60 others not currently in thefield.
Shahina Waheed said that UNIDO-GCIP was working for inclusive and sustainable industrial development in Pakistan through various initiatives and it wanted to work with ICCI for fostering innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystems in SMEs, especially in clean technology areas so that these businesses could contribute effectively to leapfrog Pakistan towards a cleaner and more resilient economy.
ICCI President Sheikh Amir Waheed strongly encouraged the local and international investors to become front runners in clean technology investments in Pakistan.
Sheikh Amir Waheed from the Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry strongly encouraged the local and international investors to become front-runners in clean technology investments in Pakistan.He emphasized that investors should partner with innovators in the commercialisation of their brilliant ideas and facilitate them in introducing innovative products in the market.
* Budget for clean technology is projected to increase by an average of 7.5% during 2016-2021
where he was a managing director and chief operating officer for the Clean Technology and Renewables group.
The emphasis on energy efficiency, environmental sustainability, and clean technology provides fertile ground for information professionals who do research in both business and technology sources.
Abu Dhabi: Masdar said on Monday that it has signed an agreement with the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development with the goal of enhancing opportunities for Emirati-led clean technology entrepreneurship.
The Labour Party in New Zealand has unveiled a "NZ Inc "to drive growth, clean technology to achieve a smart economy, reported (http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11324444) NZ Herald.
A recent clean technology survey finds that the Granite State has room to grow, but the foundation for clean technology is there.