$10-million commercialization centre established in Quebec

June 12, 2009

The federal government announced last Tuesday the establishment of the Centre of Excellence in Energy Efficiency in Shawinigan Quebec, to which Ottawa is committing $9.6 million over the next 5 years. The facility is designed to support technology transfer and commercialization in the growing area of new energy technologies. The C3E is the last of 6 new Centres of Excellence in Commercialization and Research since January. The centres join the 11 CERCs Ottawa announced in 2008. NCE News Release