In Québec, 65.4% of businesses reported using clean technologies in 2019: businesses with 5 or more employees more so (71.0%) than those with 1 to 4 employees (60.2%).
Clean technologies related to residual materials management, including recycling, were the most frequently used by businesses in Québec (54.8%). They were followed by clean technologies that promote good water management (13.7%) and those aimed at improving energy efficiency, energy management or the use of efficient industrial or commercial equipment (11.9%).
One out of four businesses used at least one clean technology to address climate change (26.1%).
The bulletin L'utilisation des technologies propres. Données 2019 also contains results by business size, revenue and industry sector.
Enquête sur le développement durable, les pratiques écoresponsables et les technologies propres. Rapport d'enquête. Édition 2021
Pratiques écoresponsables et technologies propres (detailed tables)