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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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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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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.


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September 1, 2015

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The scope of this protocol is limited to on-farm reductions of emissions from nitrogen sources and fuel use associated with the management of synthetic fertilizer, manure fertilizer and crop residues. Greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions associated with carbon sequestration in the soil and off-site...


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March 1, 2015

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The Carbon Offset Emission Factors Handbook contains a listing of common emission factors used in the Alberta carbon offset system as well as common quantification methodologies. Common emission factors, provided in section 1, are intended as inputs to formulae provided in approved quantification...


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January 1, 2015

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From 2007 to 2012, agricultural offsets in Alberta: - Voluntarily lowered carbon levels as much as taking 2 million cars off the road. - Represented 1 in 3 tonnes of reductions by regulated emitters. - Generated close to $132 M for farmers and aggregators (assuming $12.00 / T CO2e)