Resources

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Building a regulatory framework for geothermal energy development in the NWT: A report for the Government of Northwest Territories, Environment and Natural Resources
Peggy Holroyd and Jennifer Dagg, Pembina Institute
March 2011
This report documents the key policy issues associated with geothermal energy development and makes recommendations for developing a regulatory framework for geothermal energy in the NWT. This report contains the results of a jurisdictional review focused on nine countries as well as interviews with geothermal energy experts around the world.

Publication date: 
March 2011
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines
Resource Type: 
Studies
Type of resource: 
File
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A summary of A Greenhouse Gas Strategy for the Northwest Territories 2011-2015.

Publication date: 
January 2011
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
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Report providing a quantitative analysis to help policy makers understand the potential impact of carbon pricing may have on climate policy in the NWT.- 2011

Publication date: 
January 2011
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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Iidentifies key action likely to generate greenhouse gas emission reductions when stimulated by policy - 2011

Publication date: 
January 2011
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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Identifies actions the GNWT, industry and communities can take during 2011-2015 to stabilize greenhouse gas emission at or below 2005 levels.

Publication date: 
January 2011
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
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A strategy for the use of biomass energy in the Northwest Territories developed in 2010.

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July 2010
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Forest resources
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
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Report of proceedings from the Science in the Changing North Conference held in Yellowknife in July 2009.

Publication date: 
July 2009
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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Describes impacts of climate change on GNWT activities and the actions GNWT Departments are taking to adapt. 2008

Publication date: 
January 2008
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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Report on the proceedings at the Remote Community Wind Energy Conference held in Tuktoyaktuk in November 2007.

Publication date: 
November 2007
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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Provides requirements and direction on the release, servicing, training, record-keeping, labelling and disposal of equipment and appliance containing ozone depleting substances and their halocarbon alternatives.

Publication date: 
August 2007
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Contaminants and recycling, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines
Resource Type: 
Guidelines
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Identifies actions being taken to control greenhouse gas emissions from the NWT 2007-2011

Publication date: 
January 2007
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
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A preliminary study was conducted on the potential of Con Mine as a geothermal heat source for the City of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. The objective of the study is to provide conceptual models of the resource and its potential energy value for the City of Yellowknife.

Publication date: 
January 2007
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Research and data, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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Evaporation Calculations at the Salmita-Tundra Mine Site, 1993 to 2004

Publication date: 
January 2004
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Contaminants and recycling, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Provides the GNWT official position on climate change. 2004

Publication date: 
January 2004
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Educational resouces for teachers on taking action on climate change and global warming.

Publication date: 
January 2001
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Education and outreach
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Climate Change Curriculum (pdf/143.12 KB)

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Climate Change Information Note
Also available in French as Programme d’études sur le changement climatique

Resource Category: 
Climate change, Education and outreach
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Climate Change Curriculum (pdf/143.12 KB)

Cycling for a Better World (pdf/329.56 KB)

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Students learn how a bicycle ride can help them take action on climate change.

Resource Category: 
Climate change, Education and outreach
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Cycling for a Better World (pdf/329.56 KB)

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Climate Change Information Note
Also available in French as Portée du Partenariat panterritorial pour l’adaptation

Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Assessment of geothermal potential in the NWT.

Resource Category: 
Climate change, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File

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