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Alberta government introduces legislation to promote geothermal energy development

By December 3, 2020January 7th, 2021No Comments

In a news release, the government said Bill 36 — the Geothermal Resource Development Act — will lay out rules and guidelines for industry, establish the legislative authority for land use and liability management and protect landowners and mineral rights owners. Geothermal energy uses natural heat that comes from the Earth for heating, cooling or generating electricity.