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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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October 1, 2018

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Provides a high-level overview of the GreenSTEM pilot program from application to post-completion. The program is a cleantech-focused entrepreneurial Fellowship that is intended to enable hard-tech spin outs and start-ups from Alberta's research universities through access to seed funding,...


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October 1, 2018

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Provides a quick overview of the GreenSTEM pilot program and how to apply for funding through the program. GreenSTEM is a cleantech-focused entrepreneurial Fellowship that is intended to enable hard-tech spin outs and start-ups from Alberta's research universities through access to seed funding,...


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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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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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July 9, 2018

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The Standard for Greenhouse Gas Emission Offset Project Developers has been released as one of a series of standards under Alberta's Carbon Competitiveness Incentive Regulation and outlines the requirements for project developers when developing an emission offset project.


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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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June 1, 2018

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The Carbon Competitiveness Incentive Regulation replaced the Specified Gas Emitters Regulation on January 1, 2018, and applies to facilities that emitted 100,000 tonnes or more of greenhouse gases in 2003, or a subsequent year. This document outlines the requirements for validation, verification...


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May 31, 2018

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The purpose of this document is to provide specific guidance to stakeholders when assessing the additionality of a reduction in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions or sequestration of GHGs under the Alberta emission offset system. In order to demonstrate the additionality of the activities that are...


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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.