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Expanded Technologies Pilot | Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA)


Project limit: $250,000; Parent company limit: $1,000,000


By submitting an Expression of Interest to the Expanded Technologies Pilot, you can demonstrate the value of your technology to us. We are eager to learn about what these technology systems can offer, how they can achieve emissions reductions and cost-effectiveness, and how they can be applied to other facilities.

Eligible Applicants

To be eligible in the Pilot, all entities (Lead Applicant and listed Project Partners) must meet all of the following requirements:
(a) Is a Person who carries on business.
(b) Is a privately owned entity and is not a Public Authority.
(c) Receives 50 per cent or less of its annual revenue from a Public Authority (includes all Project Partners).
(d) Has the authority to or has obtained the consent to carry out the proposed Project at the proposed Facility, Facilities, or site(s) (either Lead Applicant or a listed Project Partner).

Eligible Expenses

An Eligible Expense is an expense that meets all of the following requirements:
(a) The expense was incurred directly in support of the completion of the Project, including but not limited to:
i. Energy modelling costs;
ii. Engineering design costs;
iii. Procurement and construction costs;
iv. Equipment purchase costs;
v. Installation equipment costs (e.g. Cables conduits, racking or anchors);
vi. Installation labour costs;
vii. Costs of interconnecting with the electrical and/or natural gas distribution system behind the meter and application costs associated with obtaining the interconnection;
viii. Costs to obtain necessary permits and inspections;
ix. Costs for Project commissioning; and
x. Costs associated with measurement or verification required as part of the Contribution Agreement;
(b) The expense was incurred and paid by the Lead Applicant or a Project Partner listed in the proposal forms
(c) The expense was incurred prior to the Project Completion Documentation Deadline stated in the Contribution Agreement
(d) The expense is included in the Proposal. Changes to Eligible Expenses over the course of the implementation of the Project must follow the Change Request process
(e) The expense relates to costs to dispose or decommission the replaced equipment
(f) The expense was not incurred before December 1, 2021 (ETP launch)

Deadline Date

  Ongoing. All projects must be completed and operational by March 31, 2023.


Contact Name: Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA)

Phone Number: 844-407-0025

E-mail Address:


Industry: Software/Technology, Location: Alberta ,
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