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April 7, 2021

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Amendments ensure appropriate mitigation strategies are implemented by the proponent for wildlife. It also ensures the AUC has the best information available with respect to wildlife and wildlife ...


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March 24, 2020

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This submission template is designed for all renewable energy project submissions to Alberta Environment and Parks-Wildlife Management as required under the Alberta Utilities Commission Rule 7.


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March 10, 2020

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Presents answers to commonly-asked questions regarding wildlife directives for Alberta wind and solar energy projects, to provide some guidance and alleviate any outstanding confusion.


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January 31, 2020

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This protocol document outlines the survey requirements of the renewable energy industry once a new project has been built and is operational. It provides the direction for the requirements that ...


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January 31, 2020

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This protocol document outlines the migratory bird survey requirements of the renewable energy industry prior to receiving project approval. The protocol provides the required details for ...


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September 17, 2018

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This document summarizes potential wildlife issues associated with wind energy projects and provides a Directive for minimizing effects to wildlife and wildlife habitat during the siting, ...


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September 1, 2018

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This guidebook provides an introduction to renewable energy, describes the current context for renewable energy development in Alberta and outlines the development process.


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March 1, 2018

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This document presents the questions and answers regarding the Wildlife Directives for Alberta Wind and Solar Energy Projects that may help to provide some guidance and alleviate any outstanding ...


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August 15, 2017

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The government of Alberta released new policy to guide wildlife and wildlife habitat application considerations for wind energy projects in Alberta on January 27, 2017. Proponents are required to ...


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January 1, 2014

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This fact sheet presents information about alternative and renewable energy sources in Alberta.


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June 19, 2013

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Wind energy projects must be appropriately sited and well planned to avoid or minimize bat mortalities. The sites chosen for wind power developments due to favourable local meteorological ...


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September 19, 2011

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While it is a source of renewable clean energy, wind power does have environmental impacts. Wind farms have an effect on the landscape, are a cause of bird and bat mortality, and can also result ...


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August 1, 2011

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This fact sheet summarizes some facts on wind power.


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April 5, 2006

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This document summarizes potential wildlife issues associated with new wind energy developments in Alberta, and provides guidelines for minimizing impacts of such projects on wildlife. It is ...