Cleantech Adoption Platform

Simplified and De-Risked Solution-Sourcing for Innovators and Adopters 

Canada has an adoption problem, and our net zero transition is lagging because of it. The soon-to-launch Cleantech Adoption Platform connects public and private sector buyers to Canada’s best ready-to-deploy cleantech solutions. Together, we can close the adoption gap and clinch an economically competitive, net zero future for generations to come.

List A SolutionAdopt A Solution 

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Challenges Run
145 +
Governments & Rights Holders Engaged
200 +
Industry Partners
1280 +
Companies Supported

Collaborating for a Sustainable Future

Over 60 national and international buyers have trusted us to source curated solutions that drive efficiency, profitability, and environmental sustainability in their operations, including:

  • CMPC
  • Cosia
  • exxaro
  • United Utilities
  • sasol
  • FortisBC
  • City of Vancouver
  • Canadian Space Agency
  • Vestas
  • Clean Resource Innovation Network
  • MABC

Case Study: Impact in Action

Through the Hot Water Production Challenge with COSIA, we connected Imperial Oil with Combustion & Energy Systems Ltd., whose solution reduced the energy intensity of their commercial-scale natural gas fired boilers resulting in:

45,000+ Tonnes

CO2 Emissions Reduced Annually per Unit

115,000+ Litres

Water Use Reduced Annually per Unit

$45M Saved

Carbon Reduction Costs

De-Risking Technology Adoption

Our centralized hub provides a seamless experience for both public and private sectors, offering invaluable resources to drive sustainable productivity, profitability, and economic competitiveness:

  • Database of products, services, and solutions including specifications
  • Case studies and success stories from vendors and buyers
  • Technology roadmaps and business cases to reduce buyer red tape
  • Learning Management System modules and peer-to-peer engagement for decision makers
  • Solution validations including LCAs, test results, and other tools
  • Matchmaking tools and support to simplify search and adoption

Problem- and Client-Driven Acceleration

Taking a problem-driven approach ensures that we focus on mission-critical solutions that align with current industry and buyer needs, covering areas like:

  • Water Management
  • Carbon Management
  • Energy
  • Power Management
  • Built Environment
  • Transportation
  • Waste Management

"It is exciting and inspiring to see the number of innovative ideas and technologies being pursued to help achieve emission reduction efforts through the use of CCUS." 

- Michael Leyland, Fortis BC, Innovation Challenge Client

Ready to Tackle the Adoption Gap?

Innovators

Listing your solution is entirely free and open to all Canadian cleantech ventures with ready-to-deploy solutions, commercial products, or completed commercial-scale pilots (TRL 8+). Our secure, gated platform ensures your information is seen only by serious buyers, committed to making positive change.

List A Solution

Buyers

As 2050 approaches, industries, governments, and municipalities are setting ambitious net zero goals. We understand that with resources stretched thin, achieving these targets can be daunting. Let us connect you with curated solutions, saving you time and resources.

Adopt A Solution

“We're very happy to have worked with Foresight Canada to select and connect two ventures with strong solutions in store for Ontario agriculture.”

- Tori Waugh, IFAO, Innovation Challenge Client

The Cleantech Adoption Platform is proudly developed in collaboration with the BC Net Zero Innovation Network (BCNZIN), with generous funding from the BC Government and PacificCAN, as well as all our valued partners and sponsors.