Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Let’s begin! YEG Startup Community Awards honour champions of all kinds The second annual YEG Startup Community Awards recognized a dozen individuals and organizations for outstanding contributions to the startup ecosystem. The May 19 event at Poppy Barley reached its crescendo with the announcement…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Feel free to share it and let us know how we can improve the Blast. Let’s begin! Eight Edmonton-area companies to pitch at Cleantech Summit Top 20 Startup TNT has named the cleantech companies participating in its top 20 pitch night on Feb. 17, and…

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Edmonton is ready for energy transition opportunity Oil-rich Alberta is poised to benefit from the global energy transition, according to the Alberta Energy Transition Study commissioned by Calgary Economic Development and Edmonton Global. The report suggests that moving towards cleantech could create 170,000 jobs and contribute $61 billion to the province by 2050. Alternatively, if…

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