Canadian Urban Transit Research and Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) Partners launch North America’s first group of zero-emission bus research projects

Over $4.7 million in federal and industry funding will support low-carbon and smart mobility research Toronto, Ontario [February 14, 2020] – The Canadian Urban Transit Research and Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) partners with seven research institutes, including OCAD University, Ontario Tech University, Queen’s University, the University of Windsor, Centennial College, York…

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Outcomes of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

The government is moving the USMCA quickly through the House, demonstrating that the new trade deal is of high priority. The trade agreement contains a few relevant fixes for CUTRIC Membership. On dispute resolution, it establishes a dispute resolution panel immediately upon request by one of the parties. On labour,…

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Ministerial Mandate Letters

The Ministerial mandate letters for the new Cabinet present significant opportunity for CUTRIC and its Members. The fight against climate change was a strong overarching theme across every single mandate letter, and the government’s commitment to taking environmental action was emphasized in the following key Ministries: Minister of Infrastructure and…

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Federal Party Platforms in Focus

With less than two weeks to go until election day, here’s all you need to know on where the parties stand on climate change and environmental policy. CUTRIC is working with Crestview Strategy to maximize the opportunities presented in each party’s platform and position our members well for engagement with the 43rd Parliament.

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Canada Invests in Newmarket Electric Bus and Charging Network

Newmarket, ON, August 14, 2019 - As part of the ongoing Pan-Canadian Electric Bus Demonstration and Integration Trial, CUTRIC is proud to announce a commitment of $956,338 from NRCan to Newmarket-Tay Power Distribution Ltd. to support a globally innovative utility-owned and operated overhead charging system for transit electrification.

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CUTRIC Funding Advances Low-Carbon Fleet Technology

Waterloo (February 28, 2019) - The Canadian Urban Transit Research and Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) has announced important funding for an innovative collaboration between industry, university and government to develop new ground-breaking hydrogen fuel cell technology.

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