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Last Modified

December 11, 2018

Description

The directive outlines requirements for drilling, construction and reclamation of water wells previously found in Part 7 of the Water (Ministerial) Regulation and include requirements for the drilling of vertical closed-loop ground source heat exchange wells (cased or uncased boreholes) completed...


Views: 243
Last Modified

May 24, 2018

Description

This directive outlines the groundwater monitoring requirements to address the phenomenon of constituents being released from surrounding sediments into groundwater due to the heating associated with the thermal in situ operations. The directive was developed to ensure that appropriate monitoring...


Views: 158
Last Modified

February 16, 2018

Description

This Directive establishes the policy and identifies the circumstances under which Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP or the Department) or the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) will consider applications for riverbed armouring of pipelines that do not meet scour depth requirements under the Code of...


Views: 431
Last Modified

February 16, 2018

Description

This directive does not replace or override requirements specified in other guidelines, directives, regulations, policies or legislation in effect at the time of application for a licence under the Water Act. This directive applies to hydraulic fracturing projects, typically with a longer...


Views: 139
Last Modified

September 22, 2016

Description

The Directive provides direction and clarification regarding interpretation of Bow, Oldman and South Saskatchewan River Basin Water Allocation Order and is mandatory for decision-makers with jurisdiction to allocate water in Alberta.


Views: 85
Last Modified

April 23, 2014

Description

The Water Act requires that all authorizations must have appurtenance as a condition. That is, "every permit, interim licence and licence issued pursuant to the Water Act shall specify on it the land or the undertaking to which the licence to divert is appurtenant." This guideline provides...


Views: 82
Last Modified

April 23, 2014

Description

This document provides a framework that will help the project proponent (water licence applicant) or the licence holder develop a water shortage response plan.


Views: 104
Last Modified

April 23, 2014

Description

Directors under the Water Act can use the administrative licensing criteria to deal with applications filed that include a change of purpose. A change to the purpose identified in a license may be considered, subject to the terms of the applicable section of the Act, through an application for an...