Enerkem - From Waste to Energy

A new biorefinery facility in the Greater Montreal Area will turn non-recyclable waste from landfills into valuable, low-carbon intensive biofuels; the first of its kind in Quebec and a flagship facility of a circular economy less dependent on fossil fuels.


  • Varennes, Quebec, Canada


  • Enerkem

Project Value

  • $875M CAD

Project Status

  • Ongoing
Tonnes of non-recyclable and wood waste being converted
200,000+ 200,000+
Litres of biofuel production
125M 125M
Recurring economic benefits
$85M $85M