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New report finds Alberta must strengthen emissions rules to meet climate commitments

CALGARY — In the most comprehensive assessment of Alberta’s climate change policies to date, a new report by the Pembina Institute concludes that Alberta’s current approach will deliver less than one third of the greenhouse gas reductions the Government of Alberta has committed to, but strengthening current policies could enable the province to meet its climate targets. Read more about New report finds Alberta must strengthen emissions rules to meet climate commitments

Call for Input: South Saskatchewan Regional Plan, Phase 2 consultations

Initiative: 
South Saskatchewan Regional Plan, Phase 2 consultations
Deadline: 
30 Apr 2012

Deadline for input extended to April 30, 2012

See Information Bulletin

SSRP Phase 2 Consultation

Status: currently underway. The deadline for completion of the workbook has been extended to April 30, 2012. The previous deadline was December 19, 2011.

Advice

You can read the advice the South Saskatchewan Regional Advisory Council (RAC) provided to the government: Read more about Call for Input: South Saskatchewan Regional Plan, Phase 2 consultations

Alberta Environmental Monitoring Panel Public Meeting

May 6 2011 - 3:00pm

Presentation spaces are limited, please register ASAP

The Alberta Environmental Monitoring Panel will hold a public meeting on Friday, May 6, 2011 in Edmonton at the Coast Plaza Hotel.

The Panel would like to receive input on what Albertans would like to see in a world-class environmental monitoring, evaluation and reporting system. All input will be considered as the Panel develops the framework for an improved environmental monitoring evaluation and reporting system. Read more about Alberta Environmental Monitoring Panel Public Meeting

Location

Turner Valley Room, Coast Plaza Edmonton Hotel
10155 105 Street NW
Edmonton , AB

Call for Input: Alberta Environmental Monitoring System

Initiative: 
Alberta Environmental Monitoring System
Deadline: 
31 May 2011

While this is not a hard deadline, the Panel is expected to issue its report & recommendations in June 2011. Please make your submisssions ASAP.

Alberta’s independent Environmental Monitoring Panel is tasked with developing recommendations for a world-class environmental monitoring evaluation and reporting system. Read more about Call for Input: Alberta Environmental Monitoring System

Call for Delegates: Board Member, CASA Board of Directors

Initiative: 
Board of Directors
Position: 
Board Member
Application Deadline: 
11 Sep 2010

The Clean Air Strategic Alliance (CASA) is a multi-stakeholder organization made up of representatives of industry, government, and environmental organizations which develops and recommends strategies to assess and improve air quality in Alberta. Detailed information on CASA is available on their website at: http://www.casahome.org/. Read more about Call for Delegates: Board Member, CASA Board of Directors

A&WMA 103rd Annual Conference and Exhibition

Jun 22 2010 - 6:00am to Jun 25 2010 - 6:00am

The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional organization that enhances knowledge and expertise by providing a neutral forum for information exchange, professional development, networking opportunities, public education, and outreach to more than 8000 environmental professionals in 65 countries. A&WMA also promotes global environmental responsibility and increases the effectiveness of organizations to make critical decisions that benefit society.

  Read more about A&WMA 103rd Annual Conference and Exhibition

Location

Calgary Telus Convention Centre
Calgary , AB

CASA Coordination Workshop

Description:
Calling all CASA stakeholders! CASA’s 250 stakeholders and 100 organizations are working on major air quality issues, including the granddaddy of them all – a Clean Air Strategy for Alberta. Find out who is working on what and how it all fits together at the CASA Coordination Workshop. Explore opportunities to work more efficiently and effectively for clean air in Alberta at this interactive one-day workshop. Learn about trends and initiatives that may impact environmental planning in Alberta. Discover what’s new at CASA and in the air quality monitoring network in Alberta. And the speed-dating for project teams event promises to be the "must attend" event of the year.

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