Eight projects in central and northern B.C. are approved for more than $1.9 million in funding through Northern Development’s Community Development programs. This is the first set of project through the new programs that were launched in September 2020.
Northern Development offers a range of funding programs suited to a diverse set of economic development priorities in central and northern British Columbia. Please review our programs and get in touch with us if you have any questions or need any assistance in determining which program is best suited to your needs.
"The co-operative is very appreciative of the support we received from Northern Development during the protocol development. Without the support of organizations such as Northern Development, business opportunities like ours are less likely to emerge from the development stage."
George Stedeford, Chief Executive Officer, Carbon Offsets Aggregation Cooperative of BC
Co-Op Innovates World's First Transportation Carbon Offset Program Right Here in Northern BC
By February of 2012, the cooperative had already grown to include more than twenty five members throughout the province including natural resource, transportation and heavy construction companies. That same month, the cooperative received a major boost when BC’s Ministry of Environment announced it would provide $2 million that will be…