Are you a bold, ambitious innovator leading the future of clean energy and climate technology in British Columbia? CICE is excited to announce an early-stage funding opportunity for you!

CICE is now accepting applications for the July 2024 Call for Innovation. Up to $10 million in non-dilutive investment will be awarded to innovators aligned with the following priority areas:

  • Low Carbon Hydrogen – Utilizing solid carbon from methane pyrolysis and using low carbon hydrogen to decarbonize industrial sectors in B.C.  
  • Battery Technologies and Energy Storage – Enhancing the competitiveness and sustainability of battery and energy storage systems and decarbonizing industrial and transportation sectors  
  • Low Carbon Bio and Synthetic Fuels – Scaling second-generation biofuels through the diversification of feedstocks such as agricultural and forest residues 

Applications accepted July 10 – August 1, 2024 (5pm PT).


Eligible projects include both new technologies and business processes that are at a Technology Readiness Level (TRL) of 4-9.


For more information, watch the Q&A webinar on-demand. You can also download the slides.

July 2024 Call for Innovation timeline

Funding decisions will be made by November 7, 2024. Got questions? Please contact


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