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43 results found for: "Environment and Sustainable Resource Development"

Topics: Environment Organizations: Environment (1971-1992,1999-2011)

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October 1, 2014

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Written for the biofuel production facility or project developer, this protocol quantifies the emission reductions from the avoidance of fossil fuel consumption when the fossil fuel is replaced by biofuels on an equivalent energy potential basis. The protocol also includes reductions in...


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September 30, 2014

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The GoA is committed to a vision of a vibrant and prosperous province where Albertans enjoy a superior quality of life and are confidence about the future for themselves and their children. Safe and adequate supplies of water, clean air and land, together with healthy, dynamic communities are the...


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February 8, 2013

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Parties responsible for hydrostatic testing must ensure they are in compliance with pertinent legislation, including the requirements of the codes of practice and other applicable legislation. This fact sheet describes the two codes of practice that apply to hydrostatic testing, and when these...


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December 1, 2012

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Agricultural feasibility reports are used by Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development to determine water requirements for irrigation projects and to determine if source water and soils are suitable for irrigation.


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June 1, 2011

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This quantification protocol describes the process for quantifying annual greenhouse gas emission reductions/removals arising from a change in forest harvesting practice from full tree harvesting with tree length hauling and chipping in a wood room at the mill to chipping using portable chippers.


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June 1, 2011

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Agricultural activities, including the production of livestock, result in greenhouse gas emissions to the atmosphere. Beef cattle, in particular, release methane (CH4) as a result of the digestion of feed materials in the rumen. These emissions are called enteric emissions and are a significant...


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March 1, 2011

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In Alberta, water is owned by the Crown and its use is regulated by Alberta Environment under the Water Act. The general procedure to obtain the authorization under the Water Act to divert water is described in the Guidelines for Licensing Water Diversion Projects. The goal of this updated Guide...


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August 1, 2010

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Alberta's petroleum industry is built on the work of seismic exploration. Although seismic exploration takes only a short time to complete, its impact on the landscape can last much longer. Today, low-impact seismic is the Government of Alberta and industry standard, which has greatly reduced the...


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February 1, 2010

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Alberta Environment is hiring Third-Party Contractors (3PC) to review Environmental Impact Assessment reports and their associated regulatory applications. The Proponent pays the Contractor through a three-party contract between Alberta Environment, the Contractor and the proponent. Alberta...


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February 1, 2010

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Alberta Environment is hiring Third-Party Contractors (3PC) to review Environmental Impact Assessment reports and their associated regulatory applications. The Proponent pays the Contractor through a three-party contract between Alberta Environment, the Contractor and the proponent. Alberta...