Climate Action Accelerator to Net Zero (CAANZero)


Time Period: 2022-Ongoing

Geography: Canada

Sector: Climate Action and Biodiversity

Impact: In Progress


Stage: In Progress 

Links or Resources: CAANZero Website

Client and/or Partners:

Upper Canada Equity Fund

The Climate Action Accelerator to Net Zero (CAANZero) was created to help small and medium-sized municipalities secure the funding and build the additional capacity needed to achieve deep climate action. The CAANZero will work alongside cities to identify, invest in, implement and evaluate climate mitigation projects, easing the burden on city staff and budgetsThe fund will seek to provide building retrofit project capacity support, catalyze scaled infrastructure investment, and support environmental objectives.

SVX provided advisory support on fund structure and investor engagement strategy, including prototype material development and testing. SVX completed a summary report following research and market testing activities.