Grant Name: Carbon Capture Kickstart


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March 3, 2022


Get up to $7.5 million in funding to cover 50% of costs associated with the pre-construction, design and engineering of a study that will accelerate the development of industrial-scale carbon capture and transportation solutions


You have a small/medium-sized enterprise, technology developer, municipality, or industrial association

 Your project:

  • Must prove a clear line of sight to how the ultimate project will secure transportation and permanent sequestration/utilization of captured emissions
  • Minimum of 50% of study expenses must be incurred in Alberta
  • Must be at a sufficient level of technical and commercial development that is ready for a commercial-scale project at an actual industry site
  • Studies funded under this call must be completed by December 31, 2024

How to Apply?

  1. Submit an Expression of Interest using the template on the website application portal.
  2. ERA will review all applications in a competitive process to establish a shortlist of strong opportunities.
  3. Only applicants on the shortlist will be invited to present to ERA’s expert review panel.
  4. The review panel will provide a funding recommendation to ERA’s Board of Directors.

Funding Amount

  • Minimum: $1 million
  • Maximum: $7.5 million

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Alberta, Canada

Transportation / Technology

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