Infographic above gives an overview of Alberta Innovates' Alberta Bio Future program
Photo above shows the demonstration test unit of G4 Insights Inc. The unit can convert wood waste into renewable natural gas and inject it into a natural gas distribution pipeline.
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Alberta is already home to more than 200 life science companies with more than $1 billion in revenues and 4,600 employees.
Of these, about 20 companies are working at adding value to biomass, in industrial biotechnology and bioprocessing, or in the bioindustrial space.
The province is home to some of the richest agricultural land, energy and forest resources in the world.