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The Methane Emissions Reduction Network (MERN) is a hybrid virtual / hands-on entrepreneurial hub whose mission is to launch bold and innovative applied research and technology development projects in support of Alberta’s Climate Leadership Plan.
A diverse collection of energy technologies, integrated systems, and analysis are required to achieve our vision. From needs identification to full deployment and commercialization through the execution of applied research and technology development projects concerning methane in the hydrocarbon energy sector, you can find a list of projects and gaps at the heart of MERN.Search
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March 23, 2018
The Alberta Innovates/Husky Energy Chops Methane Challenge
The Climate Change Innovation and Technology Framework (CCITF) is the overarching guide for the government’s investments in innovation and technology to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, while preparing our province for the lower carbon economy of tomorrow.
March 22, 2018
Towards Zero Methane Emissions – A Deployment Accelerator
OGCI Climate Investments and our venture partners invite companies with promising technologies and/or business models in the areas of methane detection, measurement and mitigation along the energy value chain to submit ideas or funding proposals.
November 17, 2017
Government of Canada Invests in Clean Energy Technology to Reduce Methane Emissions
Government of Alberta announces an investment of $5.3 million for seven projects aimed at tackling methane emissions, a potent greenhouse gas (GHG) that poses a real environmental challenge for the oil and gas sector.