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The Status of Cleantech in Canada Going into 2021
What is cleantech and what is Canada’s role? We take a look at the state of Cleantech in Canada in 2021 including opportunities and challenges to overcome.
A Path Less Traveled: Exploring a Net-Zero Future
In November 2020, the government tabled legislation that would set targets to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. We take a look at what this means for energy development in Canada.
Supporting Youth and Economic Recovery: A Win/Win
As Canada moves towards a green economic recovery, employers can leverage wage funding to hire young professionals with the latest skills and knowledge.
ECO Canada to be Featured on BNN Bloomberg Channel: Creating a Win-Win for the Environment and the Economy
Cleantech is poised to become a $2.5 trillion industry by 2022. Hear from our CEO Kevin Nilsen on the win-win cleantech provides for the economy and the environment.
Natural Resources Canada Announces $15.8 Million for Green Jobs & Training for Youth
ECO Canada has been selected as a partner to provide youth training and green job opportunities for youth in STEM. Our employment programs provide Canadian employers with wage funding for environmentally-related roles.
Resource Hub: COVID-19 Assistance For Employers, Workers and Education Providers
ECO Canada has compiled a resource hub related to COVID-19 for affected employers and individuals. Find the latest information on available funding and other programs that can be accessed for assistance.
Job Search Tips from a Recruiter!
Finding the perfect job – or any job- is a full-time job. There is so much information available, either through a google search or from friends and family. Here are some helpful tips from a professional recruiter to assist you with your job search.
Energy Efficiency in Canada: a snapshot of key industries and employment opportunities
ECO Canada conducted a comprehensive survey with 1,853 business establishments across Canada to capture a point-in-time snapshot of the workforce in terms of demographics, establishments, revenues and employment in six key industries.
The Skills You Need to Succeed in 2019
ECO Canada recently surveyed environmental employers, workers and other stakeholders to discover the tops skills needed to work in the environmental sector. Whether it’s skills that every employer needs, or a highly-technical and specific skill set, professional development is always worth the investment.