Alberta Energy Efficiency Carbon Offset Protocol

Name of policy Alberta Energy Efficiency Carbon Offset Protocol
Jurisdiction Subnational region or state
Supranational region
Country Canada
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
  • Energy security
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Market-based instruments
      • GHG emission reduction crediting and offsetting mechanism
  • Regulatory Instruments
    • Codes and standards
    Sector name
    • Industry
      • Industrial energy related
    Policy description
    Policy type
    • Energy efficiency1
    Policy stringency
    Implementation state Implemented
    Date of decision 2007
    Start date of implementation
    End date of implementation
    High impact No
    Impact indicator


    Source or references http://www.iea.org/policiesandmeasures/pams/canada/name-152873-en.php?s=dHlwZT1lZSZzdGF0dXM9T2s,&return=PG5hdiBpZD0iYnJlYWRjcnVtYiI-PGEgaHJlZj0iLyI-SG9tZTwvYT4gJnJhcXVvOyA8YSBocmVmPSIvcG9saWNpZXNhbmRtZWFzdXJlcy8iPlBvbGljaWVzIGFuZCBNZWFzdXJlczwvYT4gJnJhcXVvOyA8YSBocmVmPSIvcG9saWNpZXNhbmRtZWFzdXJlcy9lbmVyZ3llZmZpY2llbmN5LyI-RW5lcmd5IEVmZmljaWVuY3k8L2E-PC9uYXY-
    Supports policies
    Is supported by policies
    Comments (background and assessment)
    Status Final

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