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Information Type: publications Tags: greenhouse gases Carbon Competitiveness Incentive Regulation

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January 1, 2019

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Overview of how benchmarks have and will be developed, criteria for opt-in and the relevant application processes. Additional information regarding details on emissions scope and coverage, tightening rate, review periods and the assignment of transition allocation benchmarks is also provided.


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December 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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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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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 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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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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December 30, 2017

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Overview of how benchmarks have and will be developed, criteria for opt-in and the relevant application processes. Additional information regarding details on emissions scope and coverage, tightening rate, review periods and the assignment of transition allocation benchmarks is also provided.


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December 1, 2017

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The Carbon Competitiveness Incentive Regulation requires facilities exceeding one megatonne (Mt) of CO2e to report quarterly and provide annual forecasting of emissions, production, and credit usage. Quarterly reporting improves forecasting for emissions and revenue for budgeting purposes. It...


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December 1, 2017

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Presents compliance flexibility policy under the Carbon Competitiveness Incentive Regulation (CCIR).


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April 1, 2014

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This protocol provides requirements for quantifying emissions reductions (offset credits) from the combustion of biomass wastes to generate energy to displace fossil fuel sourced energy and, if applicable, from avoided GHG emissions from changes in disposal practices for the biomass wastes....