The plan's overall target to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions intensity by 50% by the year 2020.
Alberta's 2008 Climate Change Strategy
On 4 November 2008, Alberta’s Climate Change and Emissions Management Amendment Act, 2008 enacted as an amendment to the Climate Change and Emissions Management Act.
Alberta 40/40 Plan Introduced
Oil Sands Development
First Commercial SAGD Project
Canada Ratifies the Kyoto Protocol
December 12 2002
Oil Sands Production = 1 million BPD
Canada Signs the Copenhagen Accord
Non-binding agreement to reduce emissions by 17$% from 2005 levels by 2020.
Canadian Executives Call for Carbon Price
Select oil and gas companies (including Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Enbridge, Ecnana, Nexen, and Shell) call for carbon pricing that is broadly applied.
Clean Air Renewable Energy Coalition
Interest group lobbying Federal government for green power. The Coalition described itself as a 'counter-intuitive group of strange bedfellows,' laser focused on advancing the cause of 'Green Power' in Canada.