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When you locate in Halton, you also invest in a strong economy – and in a region dedicated to sustainability. That's one of the reasons why Halton is home to a range of companies specializing in clean technologies for smart grid, water and sewage treatment, waste remediation and green chemistry.
These factors drive innovative clean technology businesses to Halton:
Halton is home to a number of leading companies specializing in clean technologies including:
It's also home to the
Canada Centre for Inland Waters (external link) – Wastewater Technology Centre and four utility providers that belong to
GridSmartCity (external link), an organization committed to working toward productivity and efficiency improvements in energy. The most generous R&D tax credits on the planet complement this cluster, making Halton one of the most competitive locations for clean technology companies.
Supporting Halton's innovative and growing clean technology cluster is one of the most educated workforces in Canada. Among Halton residents, 74% have a post-secondary education. Companies tell us that a major reason for locating in Halton is its unparalleled access to research and talent from 20 colleges and universities, all within a 60-minute drive. They include the
University of Guelph (external link) and
McMaster University (external link), both among the top educational institutions for the environmental sciences.
Our Economic Development team works with clean technology and environmental sciences companies to identify business incentives and location preferences. With our knowledge and our contacts, we can provide the full range of support services and essential information on Halton's economy, labour force, hiring, business costs, infrastructure, real estate and lifestyles.
For more information about Halton or to get connected to opportunities, contact us.
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Halton Region is composed of
the City of Burlington,
the Town of Halton Hills,
the Town of Milton,
and the Town of Oakville .