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Topics: Environment Energy and Natural Resources Formats: html Tags: Law

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August 1, 2018

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The Renewable Electricity Act provides for the development, implementation and funding of programs to incent the generation of renewable electricity in Alberta and requires the Minister to ensure that by the end of 2030 at least 30% of the electric energy produced in Alberta will be produced from...


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February 20, 2018

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The Act provides for the protection and conservation of wild animals in Alberta. It defines controls for hunting and trapping of wildlife and possession of wildlife and wildlife parts, as well as the sale, import and export of wildlife, controlled animals and endangered species. Commercial...


Views: 630
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January 1, 2017

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The Act addresses carbon dioxide, methane and other specified gas emissions that contribute to climate change. The Act establishes intensity-based targets to reduce emissions, mandatory reporting requirements, and a Climate Change and Emissions Management Fund to support initiatives to reduce...


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December 14, 2016

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The Act establishes a 100 megatonne limit for greenhouse gas emissions from all oil sands sites, excluding emissions attributable to new upgraders or increased capacity at existing upgraders up to a combined maximum of 10 megatonnes and emissions attributable to the electric energy portion of...


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December 6, 2016

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The Act provides the Government of Alberta with authority to administer, allocate, and enter into agreements with respect to minerals. It applies to all mines and minerals and related natural resources belonging to the Crown including wells, mines, quarries and minerals. The Act defines mines and...


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October 27, 2016

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The Act establishes Energy Efficiency Alberta as a public agency, defines its mandate, and outlines the structure, duties and functions of the board.


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March 31, 2016

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This act controls licences for fishing, the transportation of fish, fish stocking and the handling, marketing, processing, storage, preservation, sale and disposition of fish. It also prohibits the possession, importation and sale of prescribed invasive organisms without approval, and provides...


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December 17, 2014

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The Act establishes the Natural Resources Conservation Board as a quasi-judicial tribunal and sets out the mandate to conduct public reviews and issue decisions with respect to the public interest of all non-fossil fuel projects that require an environmental impact assessment. Also provides that...


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December 17, 2014

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The Act governs the establishment of Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas, and Heritage Rangelands and provides a coarse level of direction for their management.


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December 11, 2013

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The Act enables government to provide direction and leadership in identifying current and future land-use objectives of the Province, including economic, environmental and social objectives, while respecting private property rights. The Act provides for the coordination of decisions concerning...