Category Archives: Responsible Energy Development Act

Directly and Adversely Affected: The Actual Practice of the Alberta Energy Regulator

By: Nigel Bankes PDF Version: Directly and Adversely Affected: The Actual Practice of the Alberta Energy Regulator Decisions commented on:(1) AER Letter decision to Beaver Lake Cree First Nation re CNRL’s Kirby Expansion Project; (2) AER Letter decision to Cold … Continue reading

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The AER’s Peace River Odours and Emissions Report and Response

By: Nigel Bankes Reports commented on: AER Report of Recommendations on Odours and Emissions in the Peace River Area, March 31, 2014, 2014 ABAER 005; AER Response, April 15, 2014 PDF version: The AER’s Peace River Odours and Emissions Report … Continue reading

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The First Ministerial Direction to the Alberta Energy Regulator: The Aboriginal Consultation Direction

By: Giorilyn Bruno and Nigel Bankes Direction commented on: Ministerial Order 141/2013, The Aboriginal Consultation Direction PDF version: The First Ministerial Direction to the Alberta Energy Regulator: The Aboriginal Consultation Direction On November 26, 2013, the Minister of Energy issued … Continue reading

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Phase 2 of the Implementation of the Alberta Energy Regulator: The Private Surface Agreement Registry

By Giorilyn Bruno PDF Version: Phase 2 of the Implementation of the Alberta Energy Regulator: The Private Surface Agreement Registry Legislation commented on: Responsible Energy Development Act, SA 2012, c R-17.3; Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, RSA 2000, … Continue reading

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Amended Rules of Practice for the Alberta Energy Regulator: More Bad News for Landowners and Environmental Groups

PDF Version: Amended Rules of Practice for the Alberta Energy Regulator: More Bad News for Landowners and Environmental Groups Legislation commented on: Alberta Energy Regulator Rules of Practice as amended by Alta Reg 203/2013 In the Fall of 2012 ABlawg … Continue reading

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Public Consultations on Responsible Energy Development Act Regulations

PDF version: Public Consultations on Responsible Energy Development Act Regulations News release commented on: Alberta Government, “Province seeks input on new energy regulator” (February 13, 2013). The Government of Alberta announced on February 13 that it will be holding public … Continue reading

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The Responsible Energy Development Act and the Water Act – cloudy confluences

PDF version: The Responsible Energy Development Act and the Water Act – cloudy confluences After 18 consecutive hours of steamed debate Alberta Legislature passed Bill 2, the Responsible Energy Development Act, (REDA) into law on November 21st, 2012 (see Calgary … Continue reading

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Bill 2 the Responsible Energy Development Act and the Duty to Consult

PDF version: Bill 2 the Responsible Energy Development Act and the Duty to Consult Proposals commented on: Bill 2, the Responsible Energy Development Act, Alberta and the First Nations Consultation Policy, Discussion Paper, (Fall 2012). There has been a lively … Continue reading

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An Overview of Bill 2: Responsible Energy Development Act – What are the changes and What are the issues?*

PDF version: An Overview of Bill 2: Responsible Energy Development Act – What are the changes and What are the issues?* Bill commented on: Bill 2, Responsible Energy Development Act, The Legislative Assembly of Alberta, 1st Session, 28th Legislature On … Continue reading

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Bill 2 and its implications for landowner participation in energy project decision-making

PDF version: Bill 2 and its implications for landowner participation in energy project decision-making Bill commented on: Bill 2, Responsible Energy Development Act, The Legislative Assembly of Alberta, First Session, 28th Legislature I find it strange to be writing in … Continue reading

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