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January 1, 2013

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Alberta’s Specified Gas Reporting Programhas collected facility greenhouse gas emissions data since 2003. In 2005 (for 2004 emissions data collection), Alberta harmonized its Specified Gas Reporting Programwith the Government of Canada’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting Program. Since then,...


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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. Some familiarity and understanding of gas and/or oil production operations and pneumatic devices is required. Oil and...


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March 3, 2016

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This document outlines the Renewable fuels greenhouse gas emissions eligibility standard as defined by the Renewable Fuels Standard Regulation, an associated regulation for Alberta's Climate Change and Emissions Management Act.


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March 1, 2016

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This fact sheet summarizes information about electricity sector in Alberta, Federal coal phase-out regulations, coal production in Alberta, and Alberta's electricity sector in 2030.


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January 1, 2007

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The Government of Alberta is committed to taking action on climate change. Beginning with its Climate Change Action Plan - Albertans & Climate Change: Taking Action, released in October 2002, the Government of Alberta identified a number of strategies the province would use to address climate...


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January 1, 2005

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Reporting of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from large industrial sources is a fundamental component of Alberta’s action plan to address climate change. The development of a mandatory GHG reporting program was a commitment identified in Albertans and Climate Change: Taking Action released in...


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January 1, 2006

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The specified gas reporting program was developed as part of the Government of Alberta's climate change action plan, Albertans and Climate Change: Taking Action, released in October 2002. The Climate Change and Emissions Management Act defines a specified gas as any gas that traps heat near the...


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January 1, 2009

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In 2002, Alberta signaled its commitment to manage climate change and greenhouse gas emissions in the province by passing the Climate Change and Emissions Management Act. One of the first actions taken under the new legislation was to develop a mandatory reporting program for large industrial...


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November 1, 2014

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All Alberta protocols undergo a mandatory 5-year review, or sooner if specific issues are identified, consistent with Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development (ESRD)'s published protocol review process. Several of Alberta's offset protocols have as a primary or secondary activity...


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November 25, 2008

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This protocol quantifies the emission reductions from the avoidance of fossil fuel consumption, replaced by municipal solid waste on an equivalent energy potential basis. It also specifically includes reductions in GHG emissions due to any heat/power production and electricity generation related...


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January 1, 2010

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The scope of the Protocol encompasses the animals, buildings, and land which constitute the biophysical system of a dairy farm. However, because of the complexity of the system, and because of on-going development of other greenhouse gas quantification protocols in Canada, some aspects of the...


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October 1, 2009

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This protocol quantifies emission reductions created by the abatement of nitrous oxide during the production of nitric acid through the oxidization of ammonia on precious metal catalyst gauze in the ammonia burner of a nitric acid plant. The project boundary encompasses the physical and...