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National Renewable Diesel Demonstration Initiative

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Eligibility and Selection

Eligible Applicants

Eligible applicants include:

  • Canadian for-profit organizations;
  • Canadian not-for-profit organizations;
  • Canadian industry associations;
  • Canadian research organizations;
  • Canadian universities.

Selection Criteria

In order to be eligible for funding, a project must:

  • take place in Canada;
  • address Canadian stakeholders' questions regarding renewable diesel use; and
  • include multi-stakeholder steering and technical committees in the development, implementation and reporting stages of the project.

Applicants must also demonstrate that:

  • proposed work builds upon existing experience/knowledge;
  • stakeholders will have access to the data produced from the project;
  • recognized, standardized and scientifically sound methods/methodologies will be used under the direction of appropriately qualified technical professionals;
  • fuels used conform to the most recent industry-wide quality specifications;
  • results will be communicated in a scientifically sound manner; and
  • the project can be completed by June, 2010.