Deadline approaching for CHOPS Methane Challenge

The deadline for submissions to the Cold Heavy Oil Production with Sand (CHOPS) Methane Challenge is May 4.  Alberta Innovates and Husky Energy, with support from Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada…

Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) Seeking Methane Detection, Measurement and Monitoring Solutions

OGCI Climate Investments is inviting companies with promising technologies or business models in the areas of methane detection, measurement and mitigation to submit ideas or funding proposals. OGCI is offering USD $20 million in select technologies…

NRCan Offers Funding for Renewable Energy

Natural Resources Canada has launched a new program with $200 million in funding to expand commercially viable renewable energy sources. The program mitigates the risk of emerging renewable power projects…

Two ERA-funded organizations advance in NRG COSIA XPRIZE

Two ERA-funded Grand Challenge projects are finalists in the NRG COSIA XPRIZE. CarbonCure and Carbon UpCycling Technologies (CUT) are among 10 teams that have two years to provide their technology.

Helping energy-intensive industries cut emissions

Large industrial emitters with innovative ideas to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and save money are invited to apply for funding from a new government program. The $35-million Industrial Efficiency Challenge…

COSIA Innovation Summit Accepting Abstracts

Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA), Alberta Innovates and ERA are seeking presenters to share their research or project results, knowledge and experience at the 2018 Oil Sands Innovation Summit.

Join Us for Quality, Free Programs in Edmonton During IPCC Conference

The Cities and Climate Change Science Conference, co-sponsored by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), is taking place in Edmonton March 5 – 7. About 800 municipal representatives,…

Register for the ERA Brooks Solar Lessons Learned Workshop, March 9 in Calgary

Distribution-scale solar projects pose tremendous opportunities for Alberta. ERA, in collaboration with Elemental Energy, will hold a workshop to share key learnings from the first utility-scale solar project in…

ERA Publishes Interim Report for the ESEIEH™ Project

Partners see radio frequency and solvent assisted oil recovery as potential solution to reduce energy and water use ERA is funding technologies that can eliminate the need for steam…

ERA Releases Annual Report

$53.5 million committed to 21 projects The ERA 2016/17 Annual Report is now online. It outlines our success for 2016/17 and profiles the 21 new projects that received $53.5…