Enerkem starts waste-to-methanol plant in Canada

04 June 2014 20:48 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Enerkem has started up its waste-to-methanol plant in Edmonton, Alberta, in Canada, the company said on Wednesday.

Enerkem will progressively increase production at the plant, which has a capacity of up to 38m litres/year, the company said.

At the end of 2015, Enerkem will add a module that will convert the methanol into ethanol, the company said.

By Al Greenwood