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November 14, 2018

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The scope of this protocol enables generation of emission offsets for: landfill gas capture and combustion, and/or combustion of landfill gas in an energy recovery system that displaces electricity. The installation of landfill gas (LFG) capture and combustion technology can convert methane to...


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September 1, 2018

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The factors guiding energy investment decisions – climate change action, human rights and governance – are the same values guiding Alberta’s energy development. We hold ourselves accountable to find solutions for the same key issues concerning investors. This fact sheet was developed to...


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September 1, 2018

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Reductions in greenhouse gas emissions can be achieved through optimally-operated aerobic composting. This quantification protocol sets the parameters for offset projects involving aerobic composting. For the purposes of this protocol, the baseline condition for eligible waste streams is set as...


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August 1, 2018

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The Eastern Slopes of Canada’s Rocky Mountains have been managed for headwater protection, natural resource production, recreation, and other land uses for over a century. To inform future land use planning in the Eastern Slopes of west-central Alberta, a review was conducted of key land use...


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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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June 18, 2018

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This protocol quantifies greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions that result from two related activities: the improvement in the fuel efficiency of natural gas combustion engines, and the capture of gases (primarily methane) normally vented to the atmosphere. The quantification approaches for measuring...


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June 1, 2018

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In November 2015 the Government of Alberta introduced the Climate Leadership Plan to reduce carbon emissions. This document presents the government's plan, for fiscal year 2018-2019, to continue implementation of the Plan, including linkages with the Outcome Framework (included as an appendix)...


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May 28, 2018

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The Specified Gas Reporting Standard details who is required to report specified gas emissions and how the information is collected. Facilities that are subject to reporting requirements under the Specified Gas Reporting Regulation must follow the requirements set out in this Standard.


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March 1, 2018

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The Alberta Clean Technology Road Map (CTR) strengthens the connection between the Climate Change Innovation and Technology Framework (CCITF) and the Government of Alberta's current and historic clean innovation-related policy. The document provides an overview of several segments of the Alberta...


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December 5, 2017

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The Climate Change Innovation and Technology Framework serves as the overarching guide for the investment of funds from the pricing of carbon emissions for innovation and clean technology. It supports investments in clean innovation across a number of technology areas, including hydrocarbons in...