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The Atlantica Centre for Energy is dedicated to increasing energy literacy for community leaders and stakeholders. The Centre has expanded to include leading energy professionals, national and international organizations in Maine, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland & Labrador, Ontario, Alberta and PEI.

The Centre serves as a bridge between organizations operating in the energy sector and the community to help realize opportunities associated with energy resources in Atlantic Canada and the American Northeast. It provides a meeting ground for government, the education and research sectors, and the community at large to foster partnerships and engage in energy-related issues. more

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Upcoming Events

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July 21, 2022
Online

Net-Zero Atlantic is hosting a webinar with Nathan Ayer, Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Practitioner from EarthShift Global. Participants will gain knowledge on evaluating the GHG emissions of decarbonization measures that rely on fuel switching, characterizing the GHG reduction potential of emerging technologies, ensuring quality criteria and proper accounting rules for carbon offset programs, and characterizing the multi-dimensional environmental impacts of decarbonization measures.

More details and registration is available.

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A series of discussion papers are being developed to help residents and businesses better understand the (1) supply, (2) demand and (3) costs of electricity for Atlantic Canada during the transition to net zero by 2050. The first discussion paper illustrates the impacts of federal policies on the future supply of electricity across each of the four Atlantic provinces.

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For Canada's Electricity Month, the Atlantica Centre for Energy explains electricity distribution and the technologies that are involved in the region's energy mix. Highlighting the critical importance of electricity and the role of clean energy in Atlantic Canada's transition to net-zero.

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While countries are setting aggressive net-zero targets, it’s often overlooked that those targets cannot currently be achieved with existing technology. It is imperative to add more wind and solar to the Atlantic region’s energy mix, but these renewable options will require a non-emitting backstop in order to meet our future energy needs.

 

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Canada recently launched the Greenhouse Gas Offset Credit System to allow qualifying projects to generate one tradeable offset credit for every tonne of emissions that are reduced or removed from the atmosphere. The first offset protocol allows for projects to generate credits by recovering landfill gas.

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