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Topics: Energy and Natural Resources

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August 1, 1995

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This document comprises guidelines for detection, classification, handling, transportation and waste management of naturally occurring radioactive materials. The guidelines were developed by the Western Canadian NORM Committee, which included representatives from the provincial governments of...


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December 17, 2014

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The Act governs the establishment of Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas, and Heritage Rangelands and provides a coarse level of direction for their management.


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June 17, 2013

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This Act governs the conduct of companies when accessing Crown land or private property for the purpose of installing certain water, gas, and electric utility facilities.


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December 15, 2017

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The Act supports and promotes the conservation and management of water, through the use and allocation of water in Alberta. It requires the establishment of a water management framework and sets out requirements for the preparation of water management plans. The Act addresses: Albertans’ rights...


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June 17, 2013

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This Act provides for the unitization of oil and gas pools in the Turner Valley formation of the Rundle Group within the Turner Valley Field. It authorizes the Alberta Energy Regulator to order, upon application, that part of a pool be operated as a unit operation.


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May 27, 2013

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The Act provides standards and procedures that govern land surveys conducted within Alberta. These provisions do not apply to surveys of land administered by the Government of Canada, such as in national parks and First Nation Reserves. Under the authority of the Act, property boundaries...


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December 17, 2014

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The Act establishes the Surface Rights Board and the mandate of the Board to determine and grant right of entry on the surface of any land, excluding Métis settlements, for any operation concerning mining, drilling, pipelines, and power transmission or telephone lines. The Act prevails over other...


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June 17, 2013

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The Small Power Research and Development Act permitted not more than 9 pilot projects, typically small-scale solar, wind, hydro, geothermal, biomass or peat power projects, to sell electricity to public utilities under long term contracts. The program established under this Act is fully allocated.


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December 17, 2014

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The Responsible Energy Development Act (REDA) was proclaimed in part on June 17, 2013. Further parts of REDA were proclaimed on November 6, 2013 and March 29, 2014. After the Act was proclaimed, the AER became the single regulator for upstream oil, gas, oil sands and coal projects in Alberta. The...


Last Modified

March 31, 2017

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Renewable Electricity Act