Canadian biofuels fund solicits applications

Sustainable Development Technology Canada is seeking applicants for its NextGen Biofuels Fund, established to support groundbreaking cellulosic ethanol and next-generation biodiesel demonstration facilities. Applications are being accepted year-round. Qualified applicants must be located in Canada and have previously demonstrated their technology at a demonstration-scale, first-of-its-kind facility that uses feedstocks representative of Canadian biomass. The $500 million fund will finance up to 40 percent of recipients' project costs. Applications and more information can be found at