NOTE: the deadline to file an application for the next cohort was extended until July 5 2016. 

Montreal, June 13, 2016 – The Ecofuel Accelerator is launching the recruitment for its Autumn 2016 cohort. Early-stage cleantech companies who would like to apply have until June 30th to submit their application for the accelerator’s fourth cohort that’s starting in September 2016. Ecofuel is taking this opportunity to use a simplified application process.

“The Ecofuel Accelerator specialized and personalized program gives companies access to renowned international mentors and investors, as well as the support of a seed investment to accelerate startups’ development. This combination is precious and rare. The progress and success of our alumni, after participating to a tailored program for cleantech entrepreneurs, are the best indicators of the value add we bring to our cohorts. Since we are looking for the best companies, we invite all the entrepreneurs to submit their project”, said Richard Cloutier, President and CEO of the Ecofuel Accelerator.

The four months Ecofuel acceleration program will offer a seed investment of up to $75,000, and a privileged access to training workshops, networking sessions and mentors who are a reference in cleantech and their respective fields of expertise.

To apply, please submit your project online at or contact Catherine Saine, Operations Director at, or at +1 514 495-1022, extension 212.


About ecofuel

Ecofuel is a startup accelerator that works with entrepreneurs in clean technology to help build globally competitive companies. In addition to seed financing of up to $75,000, Ecofuel offers founders and their team an intensive program of training workshops, networking sessions, and an experienced mentor ecosystem. The objective of the program is to develop entrepreneurs and help in the successful creation of companies.

In addition to financial and logistical support from Cycle Capital, Ecofuel is also counting on the support and collaboration of Écotech Quebec and Innovacorp.