Enerkem makes biofuels and renewable chemicals from waste. With its proprietary technology, Enerkem converts non-recyclable municipal solid waste into methanol, ethanol and other widely used chemical intermediates. Headquartered in Canada, Enerkem owns a full-scale commercial facility in Alberta as well as a demonstration plant and a pilot facility in Quebec. The company is developing additional biorefineries in North America and globally, based on its modular manufacturing approach. Enerkem’s technology and facilities help diversify the energy mix and make everyday products greener while offering a sustainable alternative to landfilling and incineration.

Montréal, CA
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Enerkem Locations

Montréal, CA
Montreal, CA
Edmonton, CA

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Enerkem Summary

Founding Date


Total Funding

$317 M

Latest funding size

$115 M

Time since last funding

about 1 year


Rho Ventures, Braemar Energy Ventures

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