Minister of Transport announces funding for design of recyclable boats

Published Apr 07 2021 at 7:33 PM GMT
  • OTTAWA, ON, April 7, 2021 /CNW/ -?Ensuring a cleaner future for our children and grandchildren is a priority for the Government of Canada.
  • To get there, every action and every idea counts.
  • This includes the design and development of boats that are more respectful of our oceans and our environment.
  • That is why, through the Oceans Protection Plan, we are taking action to encourage greater use of recycled components for boats.
  • Today, the Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, announced that funding of $200,000 is being awarded to the organization Innovation Maritime, located in Rimouski, Quebec, for their design of a recyclable boat project.


  • Published Apr 7, 2021 7:33 PM GMT