A structured Venture Acceleration Program to help cleantech companies succeed.


We indentify specific resource industry challenges and match them with environmental technologies.

Office and Lab space

Affordable, subsidised office / lab space with use of conference rooms, kitchens, shower facility, etc.


Interested in being mentored by Foresight?

We are looking for determined, goal oriented, clean technology companies. Teams should have market knowledge, technical expertise, product market fit and technology that is strategic, scalable and benefits society


Foresight and COSIA award cleantech companies up to $250,000

Foresight and COSIA award cleantech companies up to $250,000 to accelerate technologies that reduce GHG emissions in Canada’s oil sands. Winners of the initial stage of the first-ever ARCTIC Challenge will develop their solutions for capturing heat lost during oil sands production Vancouver, CANADA – August 22, 2016 — Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre and Canada’s […]

Proposals Invited to Address the Forest Inventory Remote Sensing Challenge Vancouver, BC – June 27, 2016 – Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre and FPInnovations are launching the first-ever “ARCTIC Challenge” for the forest sector, to elicit proposals from cleantech innovators on solutions to current challenges. The Challenge focuses on remote sensing solutions for conducting forest inventories. […]

Cleantech Startups 101 – Chris Tuttle, Founder of Cotyledon Consulting

As part of our ongoing “Cleantech Startups 101” blog series, this week we interviewed Chris Tuttle. Chris is a University of Victoria biology graduate and she is the co-founder of Cotyledon Consulting, which has prototyped and is developing a biological technology that can precisely target specific weed species without harming neighbouring crops, native plants or animals. […]