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Alberta Emissions Offset Registry
Project Details

Project Details
Title: Western Biodiesel Inc. Biodiesel Project Project Identifier: 4539-8391

Project Description

At the Project site biodiesel is produced using feedstocks such as yellow grease and beef tallow, sourced from various facilities in Southern Alberta. Inputs to the biodiesel production process include tallow or grease feedbstock, natural gas and electricity to operate the plant, diesel to operate material handling equipment and various chemicals and catalysts used in the chemical reactions or biodiesel purification processes. Outputs from the facility include finished biodiesel, a glycerine by-product, and solid and liquid waste products.

Project Files

Alberta - GHG Report (2008-2009)
Alberta - Verification Report (2008-2009)
Alberta - Notice of Creation (2008-2009)
Alberta - GHG Report (2009-2010) - english
Alberta - Verification Report (2009-2010)
Alberta - Notice of Creation (2009-2010) - english
Alberta - Verification Report (2010) - english
Alberta - Notice of Creation (2010) - english
Alberta - GHG Report (2010) - english
Registry: Alberta Emissions Offset Registry Type: Biofuels Production and Usage
Quantification Protocol: Biofuel Production and Usage Status: Active
Authorized Project Contact: None defined Latitude: Not defined
Validator: None defined Longitude: Not defined
Verifier: AMEC Earth and Environmental
Emission Offset Project Developer: Western Biodiesel Inc.
Start Date: 2008-08-01 End Date: 2016-07-31
Estimated potential lifetime emission reductions or sequestration: 120,000 t CO2e Estimated potential annual emission reductions or sequestration: 15,000 t CO2 e
Serial Number Vintage Year Company Name Status Quantity
(t CO2 e)
4539-8391 -000-000-046-358 to 4539-8391 -000-000-052-123 2010 NOVA Chemicals Corporation Retired 5,766
4539-8391 -000-000-025-258 to 4539-8391 -000-000-046-357 2010 TransAlta Generation Partnership Retired 21,100
4539-8391 -000-000-015-279 to 4539-8391 -000-000-024-178 2009 TransAlta Generation Partnership Retired 8,900
4539-8391 -000-000-024-179 to 4539-8391 -000-000-025-257 2009 NOVA Chemicals Corporation Retired 1,079
4539-8391 -000-000-003-391 to 4539-8391 -000-000-015-278 2009 Keyera Energy Ltd. Retired 11,888
4539-8391 -000-000-000-001 to 4539-8391 -000-000-003-390 2008 Keyera Energy Ltd. Retired 3,390
Total Serialized emission offsets for this project that have been Retired: 52,123