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Emissions Reduction Alberta Invests $5 Million Towards Clean Energy Transition Partnership’s International Funding Opportunity

September 22nd, 2022

ERA funds will focus on technologies specific to CCUS, hydrogen, and renewable fuels EDMONTON, AB – Today, Emissions Reduction Alberta announced up to $5 million in funding to the Clean Energy Transition Partnerships (CETP) Joint Call 2022. CETP is a…

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Emissions Reduction Alberta’s latest Technology Roadmap takes cross-industry investment focus

August 11th, 2022

EDMONTON, AB – Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) has a new edition of its Technology Roadmap to guide the direction of its investments and ensure it advances the right mix of short-and long-term technologies to help the province realize its environmental and economic goals. ERA’s Technology…

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Over $40 million investment to kickstart $20 billion in carbon capture projects

July 13th, 2022

For Immediate Release Emissions Reduction Alberta’s Carbon Capture Kickstart to accelerate Alberta’s transition to a low-emissions future EDMONTON, AB – The Government of Alberta is investing over $40 million through Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) in 11 projects focused on advancing the…

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Alberta leverages global partnerships to support advances in CCUS technologies

May 12th, 2022

$19 million available for projects that accelerate the deployment of CCUS in Alberta and around the world EDMONTON, AB – In collaboration with the international initiative, Accelerating CCS Technologies (ACT), Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) is committing $2.85 million to facilitate the deployment of CCUS…

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Justin Riemer named next Emissions Reduction Alberta CEO

May 10th, 2022

EDMONTON, AB – Today, Emissions Reduction Alberta’s (ERA) Board Chair, Dave Collyer, announced Justin Riemer as ERA’s next CEO effective June 6, 2022. Riemer’s appointment is the outcome of a comprehensive search process started in January, following Steve MacDonald’s announcement he…

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$50 million for projects to support Alberta’s circular economy

March 30th, 2022

EDMONTON, AB – Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) is committing $50 million through its new Circular Economy Challenge to accelerate the province’s transition towards a low-emissions economy. The investment from the Government of Alberta through ERA is focused on advancing innovations…

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$12 million to support cleaner and more efficient technology upgrades for small- and medium-sized oil and gas producers

March 8th, 2022

EDMONTON, AB – Emissions Reduction Alberta is committing $12 million through the new Small Producers Energy Efficiency Deployment (SPEED) stream, part of the $55 million Energy Savings for Business (ESB) suite of funding. The investment will help the province’s small-…

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Alberta partners in global CCUS initiative to leverage investment from 8 countries

March 3rd, 2022

Four Alberta-led CCUS projects receive funding as part of international partnership EDMONTON, AB – ERA is committing over $2 million to four carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) projects worth almost $24 million through an international partnership with Accelerating CCS…

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Recruitment underway for new ERA CEO

January 19th, 2022

After more than six years leading the organization, Steve MacDonald has announced he will be retiring  from his position of CEO with Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) in June, 2022.  The search for a new CEO was launched earlier this month….

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$30 million to accelerate carbon capture projects in Alberta

January 14th, 2022

For immediate release EDMONTON, AB – A new $30 million funding opportunity will accelerate development of industrial-scale carbon capture and transportation technology solutions in Alberta. Emissions Reduction Alberta’s (ERA) Carbon Capture Kickstart: Design and Engineering call builds on Alberta’s global…

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