Our Stories

Labour Market Research Project
May 17, 2021

Ensuring the future of the oil and gas industry requires understanding of how to continue to attract the best talent as the impact of innovative technologies on the industry grows. This research, sponsored by the Government of Alberta and CRIN, will result in a strategic plan for the cleantech oil and gas workforce.

CRIN'S Participation in GLOBE Capital 2021
May 14, 2021

As a GLOBE Capital 2021 partner, CRIN hosted the ‘Workshop for Growth: Mobilizing Clean Solutions to Maximize Returns’ event at Globe Capital in April. Moderated by CRIN Board Chair Ginny Flood, and featuring CRIN panelists Catherine Berube of Cycle Capital Management and Ecofuel and Susan Rohac of BDC, the workshop highlighted investment opportunities in cleantech and the resources available to help investors and buyers navigate the landscape.

Matchmaking! Projects seeking producer partners, funding and other support
May 10, 2021

Matchmaking: View projects by small or medium-size enterprises (SME), academia, or others that are looking for investment/funding support, oil and gas producer partners for field testing, etc.

CRIN Member Profile: Westgen Technologies
Apr 29, 2021

Westgen provides remote well site power generation and instrument air solutions to energy producers seeking to dramatically reduce or eliminate methane emissions and other GHG from pneumatic devices.

The role of oil and gas producers in CRIN programs
Apr 27, 2021

Industry pull and producer participation are key to CRIN's tech competitions and other programs. Learn the definitions and reasons behind this requirement.

Accelerating Innovation: Fast-Tracking Technology Adoption through Collaboration and Laboratory Innovation
Mar 31, 2021

Innovators and researchers are adopting new methodologies, tools and mindsets. CRIN webinar panelists share their early experiences with agile engineering. (Original event March 25, 2021)

Introduction to CRIN
Mar 09, 2021

Welcome to the Network! A video introduction to Canada's Clean Resource Innovation Network (CRIN)

CRIN Member Profile: Student Energy
Feb 21, 2021

Student Energy works as part of CRIN to build the network of young people engaged in energy and cleantech innovation across Canada and around the world. Student Energy sits on the CRIN Steering Committee advising on meaningful youth engagement on energy. Meet the future of energy...

CRIN Member Profile: Rainforest Alberta
Feb 15, 2021

Rainforest Alberta is an informal organization of people working together to improve Alberta's innovation ecosystem.

More than a cheque! Relationships are key to cleantech development funding
Feb 01, 2021

Technology developers received valuable insight into navigating the often-turbulent funding waters at a webinar hosted by the Clean Resource Innovation Network (CRIN) Water Technology Theme Area on January 21. Read the event summary and access event resources.

IP Barriers to Innovation in Oil & Gas
Dec 20, 2020

Exploring the underlying problems in how innovators get rewarded for their ideas was the focus of this engaging and thought-provoking event.