Government of Canada
Natural Resources Canada
The Government of Canada through Transport Canada, and Natural Resources Canada have been long-time supporters of the U.S. Department of Energy's advanced vehicle technology competition program, providing technical and program support for more than 21 competitions over 17 years. EcoCAR underscores the Government of Canada's commitment to addressing greenhouse gas reductions and supporting sustainable energy policies and advanced automotive technologies.
Natural Resources Canada provides knowledge, expertise, and program activities for the sustainable development and use of Canada's natural resources and to support the global competitiveness of its resource and related sectors. This includes energy activities that encompasses policy development, market development programs, and international activities in energy efficiency, renewables, transportation technologies, alternative fuels, and conventional fuels. Transport Canada is responsible for transportation policies and programs. It ensures that air, marine, road and rail transportation are safe, secure, efficient and environmentally responsible.