EDC Can Help With Your Cleantech Exporting Needs
Since 2012, EDC has helped Canadian cleantech companies scale up and enter the global marketplace through expanded financing, insurance and knowledge products.
EDC cleantech facts
Almost tripled our cleantech customers since 2012.
Helped over 170 Canadian cleantech companies export to 114 countries.
Facilitated more than $3.4 billion worth of cleantech export business between 2012 and 2016.
In 2016, support for cleantech business topped $1 billion.
EDC can provide:
Growth and working capital financing
- Direct loans
- Bank loans for early-stage projects and loan guarantees
- Bonding and foreign exchange guarantees
- Project financing
- Private equity fund
- Credit insurance
- Political Risk Insurance Market Knowledge and Global Contacts
- Industry leading economic and market information
- Trade connections
In 2017, the Government of Canada invested $1.4 billion in new financing for cleantech companies. Of that, EDC received $450 million in project finance capital.
We can help if you are:
A Canadian cleantech company with a demonstrated technology or service proven to reduce environmental impacts.
Securing your first export contract or already exporting.
“EDC has played a huge role in our success through the loan guarantee program since 2014. The new $6.5M term loan facility that we closed will play an even bigger role for us. It will enable us to ramp up production to meet growing demand and complete our evolution into a high growth, profitable world leader that is marketing, selling and delivering globally.”
– Andrew Morden
President and CEO of Corvus Energy, Growth and Working Capital Financing