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Emissions Reduction Alberta releases annual report

February 21st, 2017

EDMONTON – Alberta’s investment in Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) supports technologies that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help secure the province’s economic success in a lower-carbon world. ERA works with industry, government and the innovation community to accelerate innovative…

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New “ERA” of climate innovation targets methane pollution

October 25th, 2016

Alberta is targeting an additional $33 million from the industry-supported Emissions Reduction Alberta to aggressively reduce methane emissions as outlined under its Climate Leadership Plan. Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA), formerly the Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation, will use the money…

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Ontario Centres of Excellence and Alberta’s Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation collaborate to reduce GHG emissions

May 26th, 2016

TORONTO/EDMONTON – Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) and Alberta’s Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC) are partnering to bolster cross-provincial efforts that support innovative technology breakthroughs for reducing carbon emissions. In an announcement in Edmonton today, Premier Rachel Notley…

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Alberta’s carbon levy drives renewable fuel innovation to diversify economy, create jobs and reduce emissions

March 10th, 2016

Alberta’s price on carbon is resulting in an investment to transform plant oils into renewable transportation fuel manufactured in Alberta. Edmonton-based SBI BioEnergy has developed a technology that reduces greenhouse gas emissions by creating a renewable fuel that is virtually…

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Alberta and Canada to invest $40 million to create green jobs, help business advance clean technology, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions

February 25th, 2016

Ottawa – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Today Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, and the Honourable Shannon Phillips, Alberta’s Minister of Environment and Parks announced  $40 million to help small and medium-sized businesses…

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Climate Change and Emissions Management (CCEMC) Corporation Invites Submissions for Second Round of $35 Million International Carbon Use Competition

September 9th, 2015

EDMONTON, ALBERTA – The Alberta-based Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC) is inviting submissions for the second round of the $35 million international CCEMC Grand Challenge: Innovative Carbon Uses. The competition seeks out technologies from around the world that…

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Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC) names winners for round one of $35 million international Carbon Use competition

April 15th, 2014

$12 million in funding awarded to 24 organizations through CCEMC Grand Challenge: Innovative Carbon Uses  EDMONTON – The Alberta-based Change and Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC) has named 24 winners for the first round of the organization’s $35 million international Grand…

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Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation announcing finalists for first round of $35 million international Grand Challenge to identify Innovative Carbon Uses

April 9th, 2014

EDMONTON – The Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation is hosting a media conference in Edmonton on April 15, to announce the finalists of the first round of the CCEMC Grand Challenge: Innovative Carbon Uses. The media conference is the…

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Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation selects carbon utilzation projects for the first round of the CCEMC Grand Challenge: Innovative Carbon Uses

March 12th, 2014

EDMONTON – The Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation has confirmed the finalists for the first round of the CCEMC Grand Challenge: Innovative Carbon Uses. The successful projects will be announced in Edmonton at Zero 2014: A Conference for a…

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Climate Change and Emissions Management (CCEMC) Corporation and the City of Edmonton host international leaders and innovators at low carbon conference

December 10th, 2013

EDMONTON – The Climate Change and Emissions Management (CCEMC) Corporation and the City of Edmonton are hosting international leaders and innovators April 15-17 at ZERO2014: A conference for a low carbon future. ZERO 2014 at the Shaw Conference Centre will…

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