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Name Description Date
Announcement - December 19, 2014 All offices of the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) will be closed for the holidays from December 25, 2014, to January 5, 2015. AER systems will remain running during this time. To report an energy or environmental emergency, call the 24-hour response line at 1-800-222-6514 (toll free). December 19, 2014
Announcement - December 10, 2014 A new version of the AER Products and Services Catalogue has been made available December 10, 2014
Announcement - December 5, 2014 As part of ongoing efforts at the Alberta Energy Regulator to move closer to becoming a best-in-class regulator, the Operations Division has established a new Pipeline Sector. December 05, 2014
Announcement - December 1, 2014 Read the AER blog post for December about seismicity in the province. Our expert Ryan Schultz sheds light on Alberta’s seismic activity and how we monitor it. December 01, 2014
Announcement - November 10, 2014 Starting November 2014, the AER will begin posting the weekly Winter Drilling Report – 2014/2015 Season to our website. November 10, 2014
Announcement - November 3, 2014 The AER has released its latest blog post. This month’s topic is a recent coal mine reclamation inquiry near Wabamun, Alberta. November 03, 2014
Announcement - October 24, 2014 The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has resolved the file transfer protocol (FTP) outage as of 10:00 am this morning. October 24, 2014
Announcement - October 21, 2014 UPDATE-The Alberta Energy Regulator will undergo a full systems outage from 6:00 a.m. October 25 to 6:00 a.m. October 27 in order to update its computer infrastructure. October 21, 2014
Announcement - October 17, 2014 Intermittent performance issues with the Scheme Approval Area Map Viewers October 17, 2014
Announcement - October 14, 2014 Directive 060 Modelling Tools Update October 14, 2014
Announcement - October 13, 2014 Calgary Head Office Operational Tuesday October 14, 2014 October 13, 2014
Announcement - September 19, 2014 New procedure to order core September 19, 2014
Announcement - September 15, 2014 The September 2014 version of the AER Products and Services Catalogue has been posted. September 15, 2014
Announcement - September 15, 2014 Operations resume at Twin Atria September 15, 2014
Announcement - September 11, 2014 Twin Atria building will be closed on Friday due to an electrical outage September 11, 2014
Announcement - September 10, 2014 Core Research Centre - Power Restored September 10, 2014
Announcement - September 10, 2014 Core Research Centre - CLOSED TODAY September 10, 2014
Announcement - September 3, 2014 Manual 009: Play-Based Regulation Pilot—Application Guide has been revised. September 03, 2014
Announcement - September 2, 2014 Effective September 2, 2014, the Library and Order Fulfillment at the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) in Centennial Place will be secured by card reader. September 02, 2014
Announcement - August 27, 2014 Reminder: Winter Drilling Season – AER Information Session for Industry August 27, 2014
Announcement - August 8, 2014 Effective August 8, the priority list for Public Lands Act applications will be closed. August 08, 2014
Announcement - August 6, 2014 Reminder: AER Information Session: Inactive Well Compliance Program August 06, 2014
Announcement - July 23, 2014 AER Environment and Operational Performance Branch (EOP) implements changes to inspection program July 23, 2014
Announcement - June 12, 2014 Directive 65 information session Q&A are now available June 12, 2014
Announcement - May 22, 2014 AER Directive 065 Information Sessions May 22, 2014
Announcement - April 4, 2014 The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) is issuing a correction to a notice of hearing that it issued on March 24, 2014, for Application No. 1764137. April 04, 2014
Announcement - April 4, 2014 AER REP Phase 3 Industry Information Sessions - Request for Industry Feedback April 04, 2014
Announcement - March 4, 2014 A new version of the AER Products and Services Catalogue has been posted. March 04, 2014
Announcement - March 4, 2014 This page provides updates and deadlines to CSA Group documents posted for public review as they pertain to AER scope. March 04, 2014
Announcement - March 12, 2014 Reminder: AER Phase 3 Implementation – Industry Information Sessions March 12, 2014
Announcement - February 21, 2014 Reminder: AER REP Phase 3 Industry Information Sessions - Request for industry input February 21, 2014
Announcement - February 20, 2014 AER Industry Education Workshop - Pipeline Performance: Shaping the Next Era February 20, 2014
Announcement - February 14, 2014 AER REP Phase 3 Industry Information Sessions - Request for industry input February 19, 2014
Announcement - January 28, 2014 Permanently Confidential Well Logs January 28, 2014
Announcement - January 16, 2014 All reportable events required under section 164 and 165 of the Public Lands Administration Regulation can be called in to the Industry Self-Reporting Line at 1-780-422-4505. Information recorded will be passed on to the AER for review and further action. January 16, 2014
Announcement - January 16, 2014 Video recordings of REP Phase 2 Implementation - Industry Information Sessions held December 2013, are now available. January 16, 2014
Name Description Date
Announcement - November 26, 2013 - Reminder Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) Phase 2 Implementation - Industry Information Sessions December 09, 2013
Announcement - October 8, 2013 Notification requirements for drilling waste disposal activities October 08, 2013
Announcement - September 16, 2013 Alberta Energy Regulator Information Fairs for Environment and Sustainable Resource Development Employees September 16, 2013
Announcement - September 13, 2013 Two new map products have been added to the Products and Services Catalogue September 13, 2013
Announcement - September 6, 2013 Manual 005: Pipeline Inspections has been released and is in effect October 6, 2013. Directive 066: Requirements and Procedures for Pipelines will be rescinded effective October 6, 2013. September 06, 2013
Announcement - August 2, 2013 Guide 1, the catalogue which contains externally available products and services, will now be referred to as the "Products and Services Catalogue." August 02, 2013
Announcement - July 29, 2013 The Drayton Valley Field Centre invites you to attend Pipelines: Safety, Compliance, and Collaboration. October 9, 2013 » MacKenzie Conference Centre, Drayton Valley - An interactive forum July 29, 2013
Announcement - July 24, 2013 CSA Group Public Review: New Draft has been posted July 24, 2013
Announcement - June 12, 2013 Systems unavailable starting Friday June 14 @ 6 PM June 12, 2013
Announcement - May 9, 2013 Reminder: Hydraulic Fracture Fluid submissions now due May 09, 2013
Announcement - May 7, 2013 Revised Guide 1 Product Catalogue available, including new products: "Gas Well Liquid Classification" and "Critical Sour Well Listing." May 07, 2013
ERCB Production Outage Update The ERCB is currently experiencing a production outage. All external ERCB systems will be down until further notice. April 07, 2013
Announcement - March 26, 2013 Energy Development Category Type Calculator for Surface Facilities - Assists industry in preparing a Directive 056 Facility application. March 26, 2013
Announcement - March 4, 2013 Government of Alberta consultation sessions on regulations to support the Responsible Energy Development Act March 04, 2013
Announcement - January 21, 2013 ERCB Table of Noncompliant Events and Associated Risk Rating of ERCB Requirements – Update to the table format. If you have questions or comments, please contact ComplianceCoordination@ercb.ca. January 21, 2013