Alberta Methane Emissions Program

By mmuise
Description:

This program supports the development of methane emissions reduction technology in Alberta’s oil and gas industry to boost provincial emissions management efforts.


Comments on Funding:

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Deadline: Currently accepting applications
Eligibility:

Applicants must:

  • be methane monitoring technology providers looking to field test their equipment;
  • be oil and gas companies;
  • be methane emitters that are required to report to Directive 60,
  • be academia;
  • Notably, for Alt-FEMPs, the AMEP is structured to give preference and program development and funding support to collaborative programs that involve multiple duty holders.
Application Steps:

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Documentation Needed:

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Other Things to Note:

1. The Alberta Methane Emissions Program is a three-year $17.6 million initiative to support methane emissions reductions, funded by the Government of Alberta through the Technology Innovation and Emissions Reduction (TIER) fund and administered by the Delivery Agent Partnership (DAP) established by Carbon Management Canada (CMC) and the Sundre Petroleum Operators Group (SPOG).
2. Delivery Agent Partnership:
a) Carbon Management Canada (CMC) is an independent, scienced-based non-profit organization focused on the development and implementation of industrial emission solutions to enhance the competitiveness of industries. One of CMC’s core mandates is to support the Albertan and Canadian economy and job growth by supporting technology development and commercialization locally to meet global demand for emissions management. CMC completes methane monitoring and CCUS solution consultation, and operates a one-of-a-kind, world-class field research facility.
b) Sundre Petroleum Operators’ Group (SPOG) is a grassroots non-profit society that responds to the interests and concerns of the residents, landowners, and industry operators in the Sundre/Olds region. SPOG demonstrates synergistic solutions to problems and opportunities created by the interface of the oil and gas industry within communities that includes all sectors: industry, community, and government. SPOG continues to provide avenues to demonstrate Alberta’s commitment and leadership in methane management.

Program Contact: https://amep.ca/
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