As the goodwill ambassador of the industry, the Association de l’industrie électrique du Québec (AIEQ) emphasizes the importance of continuing the development of renewable energy among the citizens, the policymakers and the various government agencies, so they can choose strategies that encourage the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and the creation of collective wealth.
The Federal Government established the Center of Excellence in Energy Efficiency, C3E. This Rio Tinto Alcan initiative, supported by Hydro Québec, gave birth to a job creating, innovative and strategic center. C3E contributes to the commercial cess of proven technological innovations in energy efficiency and renewable energy. To accomplish their mission, C3E financially supports the implementation of innovative business models.
The mission of CQRDA is to help increase economic benefit by actively supporting networking between educational institutions and SMEs, as well as companies operating in the production and processing of aluminum through its outreach, monitoring and R & D in order to achieve an effective transfer of knowledge, know-how and new technologies.
We are very pleased to have Investissement Québec (IQ) among our financial partners. IQ is a state agency taking a leading role in the economy by supporting business growth, which in turn create thousands of jobs in Quebec. IQ offers businesses a full range of financial solutions, including loans, loan guarantees and equity investments, to support them at all stages of their development. It is also responsible for administering tax measures and prospecting for foreign investment.