The Government of Canada supports a Gaspé organization that plans to develop the clean tech industry sector
“I am honoured to announce Government of Canada funding for the Pôle des Technologies propres de la Gaspésie. Known for its energy, audacity and sense of innovation, this organization will contribute to the deployment of our clean tech industrial sector. The project represents a real opportunity to explore new avenues of regional development.”
The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, MP for Gaspésie‒Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine and Minister of National Revenue
“The Government of Canada firmly believes that Canadians should not have to choose between respect for the environment and economic development—that the two can absolutely go hand in hand. The Pôle des Technologies propres de la Gaspésie project is fully in line with one of our priorities relating to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, while at the same time helping to grow the economy and strengthen our resilience to climate change.”
The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister responsible for CED
“Thanks to Canada Economic Development’s financial participation, the Pôle des Technologies propres de la Gaspésie can work with confidence on the development of an innovative service in the Gaspé for the benefit of our businesses and communities.”
Henri Grenier, President, PTPG, and Mayor of Port-Daniel–Gascons
Today's announcement was made on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister responsible for the Innovation, Science and Economic Development portfolio, which is made up of 17 federal departments and agencies, including CED and the other five regional development agencies.
For 50 years now, the Government of Canada has been actively involved in regional economic development in Quebec: half a century of concrete action targeting the growth of Quebec’s regions and businesses.
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions
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