FCM offers low-interest loans of up to $5 million, combined with grants, for Canadian municipalities to implement large-scale capital projects that demonstrate an innovative solution or approach to a municipal environmental issue.
Eligible capital projects
- Energy efficiency and recovery
- Water quality and conservation
- Transportation and fuel efficiency
- Waste management and diversion
There is a two-stage application process for capital projects in the energy, transportation, waste and water sectors, and these applications are subject to deadlines.
There is a separate application process for brownfields capital projects, and applications are accepted year-round.