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August 19, 2019

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This spreadsheet provides a summary of 2015-2017 data reported by facilities subject to the Specified Gas Emitters Regulation. The Regulation was passed in 2007 and expired December 31, 2017. Emissions were reported in units of tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalents (CO2e). Each facility was...


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March 1, 2019

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This brochure presents information about Alberta’s agricultural emission offsets .


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August 27, 2018

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As of January 2018, the Specified Gas Emitters Regulation (SGER) has achieved cumulative reductions of 95 million tonnes (Mt) through operational changes and investing in Alberta-based carbon offsets.


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July 31, 2018

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This document provides guidance to stakeholders who may be interested in developing or revising a quantification protocol for Alberta's emission offset system. The guidance provides key information on the development process and on offset system design principles. The document also provides...


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January 25, 2017

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This quantification protocol is written for the oil and gas industry where natural gas is used to provide pneumatic power for automated process control and operational devices. Devices that may be powered by natural gas include pressure controllers, temperature controllers, transducers, liquid...


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November 1, 2016

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Presents information about: Carbon offset payments are a possibility at some point for small scale solar and wind power production. At the moment, while there is interest, companies are not collecting and buying them. The potential return is just under a cent per kWh at current carbon prices, may...


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November 1, 2016

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Conservation Cropping is still the protocol of use to Alberta farmers looking at the carbon market, but other protocols are getting closer to becoming operational. The carbon price has increased by a quarter within the last year.


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November 1, 2016

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Provides information about: the Carbon payments for conservation farming carry on, with the price increasing somewhat in the 2016 year. The carbon harvest amount ranges from approximately a tenth to a twentieth of a tonne per acre. and, Having and providing the right records is key


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September 26, 2016

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This protocol covers landfills or landfill cell(s) which are at capacity, will not be accepting more waste materials and are covered. Rather than the content of these landfills or landfill cell(s) decomposing anaerobically and producing methane, wells are drilled for the purposes of aerating the...


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September 1, 2016

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The Alberta offset system presents new ways for producers to consistently improve their operations and earn some extra dollars along the way. This is an overview of the fundamentals.