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Call for Delegates: ENGO Delegates, Confined Feeding Operations Project Implementation Working Group

Initiative: 
Confined Feeding Operations Project Implementation Working Group
Position: 
ENGO Delegates
Application Deadline: 
19 Apr 2010 (All day)

In 2008 the Confined Feeding Operations (CFO) Project Team developed 10 recommendations to improve the management of air emissions from existing and future CFOs in Alberta, and to improve relationships between stakeholders.

Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development (ARD) has led the implementation of these recommendations. ARD has requested that a multi-stakeholder implementation team be established to serve as a liaison between the CASA board, the CFO recommendation implementers, and the former CFO project team. Read more »

Posted April 13, 2010 by Anonymous

Second call for applicants: consensus decision-making training

Initiative: 
AAMS: Introduction to Consensus Decision Making (CDM710)
Position: 
Learner
Application Deadline: 
12 Feb 2010 (All day)

The Clean Air Strategic Alliance (CASA) has offered to sponsor up to 4 ENGOs to attend  the Introduction to Consensus Decision Making course on March 4 and 5 in Edmonton, part of the Alberta Arbitration & Mediation Society's certificate program is dispute resolution.  This course provides learners with a comprehensive introductory overview of consensus decision making process and the certificate program. Read more »

Posted February 8, 2010 by Anonymous

Second position check for ENGOs participating/interested in airsheds

Initiative: 
CASA Airshed Zones Board Committee
Deadline: 
2 Feb 2010 (All day)

Dear Colleagues:

As you may be aware, a board committee of the Clean Air Strategic Alliance (CASA) has been working to clarify the relationships among the airsheds, the Alberta Airshed Council, and CASA as they pertain to the communications, information sharing, and air quality management responsibilities.

The Airshed Zones Board Committee (AZBC) is finalizing its recommendations to the CASA board. A draft of the AZBC report has previously been circulated to Clean Air Energy Caucus members by AZBC ENGO member, Bob Cameron (February 4th). Read more »

Posted February 8, 2010 by Anonymous

Call for Delegates: ENGO Member, Particulate Matter and Ozone Framework Implementation Team

Initiative: 
Particulate Matter and Ozone Framework Implementation Team
Position: 
ENGO Member
Application Deadline: 
11 Nov 2009 (All day)

Alberta Environment and the Clean Air Strategic Alliance are currently implementing the CASA Particulate Matter and Ozone Framework to address the air quality effects of these two pollutants. This work is being overseen by as multi-stakeholder implementation team.

This is an AEN delegate selection notice calling for applicants to serve as an ENGO member of the implementation team. Read more »

Posted October 14, 2009 by Anonymous

Green Living Series: Going Non-Toxic Workshop

Oct 24 2009 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

On a typical cleaning day in the average Canadian home, chemical levels in the indoor air can be hundreds to a thousand times higher than the outdoor air in the most polluted cities. Participants of the Going Non-Toxic workshop will learn about the major sources of poor indoor air quality and the causes of chemical sensitivities. Discover easy, cost effective, non-toxic alternatives and win a toolkit to get you started! Read more »

Location

Evergreen Community Studios
2633 Hochwald Ave SW
Calgary, AB

Posted October 13, 2009 by Anonymous

Call for Delegates: ENGO Delegate, Ambient Air Quality Objectives Priority Setting Workshop

Initiative: 
Ambient Air Quality Objectives Priority Setting Workshop
Position: 
ENGO Delegate
Application Deadline: 
8 Oct 2009 (All day)
Background: 

This is a notice of deadline extension for the Priority Setting Workshop for the next workplan to develop new or renewed Ambient Air Quality Objectives.

Participants will be reviewing the suite of nominated substances for new/renewed AAQOs and working with other sector stakeholders to establish the work priorities for the next three years.

There is room for 10 ENGO representatives in all.

 

Posted October 2, 2009 by Anonymous

Call for Delegates: ENGO Panelist, ZoneVolution Conference

Initiative: 
ZoneVolution Conference
Position: 
ENGO Panelist
Application Deadline: 
6 Oct 2009 (All day)

AEN has been contacted to identify a panel member for the forthcoming airsheds conference, "ZoneVolution". Members of the multistakeholder panel will be asked to respond to questions on the changes that might affect airsheds in future.

Posted October 2, 2009 by Anonymous

CPANS Luncheon Seminar: Mercury Control at Alberta Coal-Fired Power Plants

Sep 25 2009 - 11:30am - 1:00pm

Mercury Control at Alberta Coal-Fired Power Plants: On January 1, 2011, all coal-fired power plants in Alberta will be required to have a control program in place designed to capture 70% of the mercury emissions. This presentation will provide an overview of the program developed by the utilities to ensure that the regulatory deadline is met. Read more »

Location

U of A Faculty Club, Papaschase Room (upstairs, right)
11435 Saskatchewan Drive NW
Edmonton, AB

Posted August 25, 2009 by Anonymous

CASA Science Symposium on Indoor Air Quality

Apr 27 2009 - 8:00am - Apr 28 2009 - 4:00pm

IAQ Symposium scheduled for April 27 & 28 2009 in Calgary.  The deadline for early-bird registration is Friday, March 20, 2009.

For more information on the symposium: www.indoor-air.ca Read more »

Location

Westin Hotel
320 4 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

Posted March 12, 2009 by Anonymous

CASA Electricity Framework Review Public Consultation

Jan 29 2009 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

The Clean Air Strategic Alliance (CASA) is reviewing parts of the 2003 Emission Management Framework for the Alberta Electricity Sector. The Framework guides how air emissions from electricity generation are managed in Alberta. CASA is contacting Albertans who may have an interest in emissions from power plants to let them know about the review and invite them to share their views on this important topic. Read more »

Location

Keephills Community Hall
15A - 51515 Range Road 32A
Duffield, AB

Posted January 22, 2009 by Anonymous

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