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101 Most Innovative British Columbia Based Energy Companies & Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best British Columbia based Energy companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Energy industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top British Columbia Energy Startups

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Carbon Engineering

Carbon Engineering

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Carbon Engineering is a clean energy company.

Ballard Power Systems

Ballard Power Systems

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Ballard Power Systems develops and sells hydrogen fuel cell products primarily in United States, Canada, Japan and Germany.

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NexGen Energy

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NexGen Energy Ltd is a Canadian based uranium exploration and development company established by Tigers Realm Group.

Ballard Power Systems

DarkVision Technologies

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New ultrasound-based imaging technology for delivering ultra-high resolution 3D models of oil and gas wells.

Ballard Power Systems

Hydra Energy

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Hydra Energy is accelerating the shift to clean combustion in transportation offering hydrogen cheaper than diesel with no up front costs.

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Legend Power Systems

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LPS is an energy management platform to help owners of commercial buildings overcome risk and waste inherent in today’s electric grid.

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VRB Energy

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VRB Energy is a global leader in vanadium redox battery technology driven to empower a clean energy future for the world.

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General Fusion

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General Fusion develops utility-scale fusion power using magnetized target fusion.

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Africa Oil Corp

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Africa Oil is a Canadian oil and gas company with assets in Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia.

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Avanti Energy

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Avanti Energy focuses on the business of exploration and acquisition of the oil and gas business.

Ballard Power Systems

Alterra Power Corp

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Alterra Power Corp is a power generation company that specializes on geothermal power, hydro power, and solar power.

Ballard Power Systems

Oxygen8

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Oxygen8 is a Clean Energy Technology company developing products that improve the health, comfort and energy efficiency of buildings.

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Instream Energy Systems

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Instream Energy Systems develops hydrokinetic power generation systems for near shore tidal marine and inland waterways.

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Solarmass Energy Group Ltd.

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Solarmass produces and distributes integrated solar roof tiles

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EverGen Infrastructure

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EverGen acquire, develop, build, own and operate a portfolio of Renewable Natural Gas, waste to energy, and related infrastructure projects.

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Anfield Energy

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Anfield Energy is an energy metals exploration, development, and near-term production company.

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Dejour Energy

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Dejour Energy Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company.

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Africa Energy

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Africa Energy is a Canadian oil and gas company with exploration assets in South Africa and Namibia.

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Mazza Innovation

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Mazza Innovation produces clean ingredients and specialize in extracting bioactive compounds including polyphenols.

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G4 Insights Inc.

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Renewable Natural Gas, Power to Gas, RNG, Green Hydrogen, Blue Hydrogen, Biomass Energy, Biofuel

Ballard Power Systems

Azincourt Energy

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Canadian-based resource exploration and development company

Ballard Power Systems

MCW Group

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MCW Group of Companies, through its subsidiaries, provides consulting engineering, energy management, and engineering development services.

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dPoint Technologies

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dPoint Technologies develops polymer membranes to improve energy efficiency of heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning systems.

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US Cobalt

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US Cobalt is an exploration company .

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Lomiko Metals and Technologies

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Lomiko Metals focuses on the exploration and development of minerals for the new green economy such a lithium and graphite.

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SmartCool Systems

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SmartCool Systems is a clean technology company that provides energy efficiency products to customers.

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ALX Resources

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ALX Resources operates as a uranium and mineral exploration company.

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Solar Flow-Through

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Solar Flow-Through develops and operates solar PV power generation projects in Ontario, Canada.

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Avro Technologies

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Avro is developing an end-to-end solution to convert natural gas, flared gas, and uneconomical natural gas to products.

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Park Place Energy

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Park Place Energy focuses on building a portfolio of international production and exploration projects in Turkey and Southeast Europe.

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Terrace Energy

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Terrace Energy is an oil and gas company focusing on opportunities for acquisition and growth.

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Awesense

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Awesense drives the decentralized and decarbonized future of energy with their Digital Energy Platform and Open Energy Data Model.

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Moment Energy

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Moment Energy is a start-up striving to provide greater access to renewable and reliable energy storage.

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Thomson Power

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Thomson Power develops and supplies sustainable energy software and power management systems.

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NaiKun Wind Development

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NaiKun Wind Energy Group Inc., a renewable energy company

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E-One Moli Energy

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E-One Moli Energy group is a leading manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries.

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Corinex

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Transforming Electric Grids Into Smart-Energy Networks

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Nexterra

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Nexterra delivers advanced gasification systems to self-generate clean, low cost heat and power using waste fuels.

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Greenlight Innovation

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Greenlight Innovation provides the tools and equipment required to test and manufacture products for alternative energy applications.

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Solar Alliance Energy

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Solar Alliance Energy is a renewable energy developer.

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Hydrogen In Motion Inc.

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Hydrogen In Motion provides solid-state hydrogen energy storage solutions.

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Pinnacle Renewable Holdings

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Pinnacle is a producer of industrial wood pellets used to displace fossil fuels in the production of baseload electrical power.

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BC Hydro

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The BC Hydro and Power Authority is a Canadian electric utility in the province of British Columbia.

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Plan B Energy Storage

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Plan B Energy Storage manufactures high power energy storage systems.

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International Lithium

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International Lithium is a Canada-based exploration company.

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Powertech Labs Inc

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Powertech Labs is a testing labs for a one-stop-shop approach to managing utility generation, transmission and distribution power system.

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Rokstad Power

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Rokstad Power Corporation provides a full suite of power line construction and maintenance services.

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Klean Industries

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Klean Industries provides renewable energy, resource-recovery, and recycling solutions for institutional and industrial customers.

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Knight Piesold

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Knight Piesold is a group of consulting engineers providing services in thr feild of mining, infrastructuer, oil&gas.

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P2 Solar

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P2 is a publicly traded company on the OTCBB: PTOS. P2 is focused on building new grid-connected solar PV projects where renewable energy

Ballard Power Systems

Alpine Summit Energy Partners

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Alpine Summit Energy Partners is an oil and energy company that specializes in operating oil and gas assets.

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Global Rope Access

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Global Rope Access is an oil and gas power grid company located in Squamish.

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Argentina Lithium & Energy Corp.

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Argentina Lithium & Energy Corp is focused on acquiring high quality lithium projects in Argentina.

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Landmark Solutions

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Landmark Solutions is a renewable energy and environmental consulting company located in Salmon Arm.

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Lithium Energy Products

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It is a junior natural resource mining company.

Ballard Power Systems

Canada Energy Partners

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Canada Energy Partners is an emerging Canadian natural gas exploration and development company.

Ballard Power Systems

JDS Energy and Mining

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JDS Energy & Mining takes mining and construction projects from the early conceptual vision, right through every stage of planning.

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Pure Energy Minerals

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A Canada-based mineral resource company.

Ballard Power Systems

Steve Nash Fitness World

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SNFW Fitness B.C. Ltd provides workouts in a fun, high-energy environment that will satisfy ones fitness goals.

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Pacific Energy Concepts

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PEC is a commercial and industrial energy consultancy, specializing in helping companies leverage optimized LED lighting retrofits.

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Hedgehog Technologies

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Hedgehog Technologies is a project management renewable energy company located in Burnaby.

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Ecotagious

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Ecotagious engages in turning a customer’s energy data into energy savings.

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eCobalt Solutions

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Providing ethically produced and environmentally sound battery grade cobalt salts, essential for the rapidly growing rechargeable battery.

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Quadrogen

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Quadrogen is a clean technology company that builds customized biogas to turn waste biogas into clean energy.

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Samlex America

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Samlex America is an experienced power conversion manufacturer.

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DayStar Technologies

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DayStar is positioned to become the world’s leading manufacturer of low-cost, high performance, CIGS thin film photovoltaic products for

Ballard Power Systems

Day4 Energy

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Day4 Energy is a growing, global brand delivering innovative photovoltaic (PV) technologies, products, services and manufacturing solutions.

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Actenum

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Actenum optimized schedule software turns upstream oil and gas operations scheduling from a painstaking manual task.

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Lightspark

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Lightspark is software company that provides SaaS based engagement, e-commerce and rebate management tools to make energy efficiency easier.

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Eco Safe

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Eco Safe provides recycling, waste management and environmental engineering services.

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Forum Uranium Corp

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ACanadian-based energy company with a focus on the acquisition, exploration and development of Canadian uranium projects.

Ballard Power Systems

Amarillo Gold Corp

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Amarillo Gold Corp. is a company focused on the acquisition, definition and discovery of gold resources in Brazil.

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Angstrom Power

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Angstrom Power researches and develops portable fuel cell devices.

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Fission Uranium

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Fission Uranium is a uranium exploration and development company.

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Delta-X Research

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Delta-X Research provides diagnostic software solutions that assess and interpret high-voltage apparatus for the electrical power industry.

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Sharc energy systems

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Sharc energy systems is a renewable energy company that recovers heat from wastewater to provide water heating and space conditioning.

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LNG Canada

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LNG Canada is a joint venture company comprised of five global energy companies with substantial experience in liquefied natural gas.

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Ram Power

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Ram Power is a renewable energy company engaged in the acquisition, development and operation of geothermal properties.

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Photosat

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Photosat is a oil and gas company located in Vancouver.

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Corix

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Corix is a company that provides sustainable infrastructure services such as drinking water, processing of waste water, and energy.

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HES PV

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Home Energy Solutions is the nation’s new provider of renewable solar energy systems for homes.

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Blue Fuel Energy

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Blue Fuel Energy is involved in the design and construction of renewable energy power plants that convert natural gas to gasoline.

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Aurora Solar Technologies

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Aurora Solar Technologies develops and markets Production Measurement and Control systems.

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Mantra Energy Alternatives

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Mantra Venture Group Ltd. (OTCQB: MVTG) is a clean technology incubator that takes innovative emerging technologies and moves them towards

Ballard Power Systems

IEMR Resources

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A junior mining company.

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American Helium

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American Helium is an energy company developing world-class helium assets across North America.

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AOE Accumulated Ocean Energy

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AOE is an energy company with a proven concept to utilize the energy of ocean waves to compress air for use in multiple industries.

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Discover Battery

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Discover Battery is a renewables & environment company located in Richmond.

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Molori Energy

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Molori Energy is a diversified oil and gas producer currently with operations in the Texas Panhandle.

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Skyharbour Resources

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Skyharbour Resources (TSX-V: SYH) is a uranium and thorium exploration company.

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Petromin Resources Ltd

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Petromin Resources is a progressive international petroleum and natural gas exploration and production company.

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Specialty Polymer Coatings

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Specialty Polymer Coatings is a manufacturer of high-performance coatings for the global oil and gas pipeline market.

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Volt Energy

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A resource exploration company.

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Brinkman & Associates Reforestation

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Brinkman & Associates Reforestation is a renewable energy project management company located in New Westminster.

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Oyster Oil and Gas

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Oyster Oil and Gas Limited is an international energy group focused on oil and gas exploration.

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Temec Engineering Group

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Temec Engineering Group is a multi-discipline Consulting Engineering firm serving the industrial oil and gas sectors.

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Creative Energy Canada

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Creative Energy is a community energy solutions provider.

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Green Impact Partners

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Green Impact Partners is a clean technology and transition energy company.

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IPAC Chemicals

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IPAC Chemicals provides value-creating engineering services within industrial cleaning, sanitation, water treatment and wastewater sectors.

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Westcoast Energy

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Westcoast Energy Inc. operates as an integrated natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs) company.

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Dynamotive Energy Systems

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Dynamotive Energy Systems Corporation is a Canadian based Renewable Energy Company.

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