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Title: On-site electric power supply through generation with associated gas for the Casabe Peñas Blancas Field Project Identifier: 8428-4965

Project Description

Ecopetrol took measures to use the associated gas that was burning in flares in the oil fields Casabe (Condor), Casabe South and Peñas Blancas. The project installed two power plants, one in the Casabe (Condor) field and the other in the Casabe South field, that are powered by the recovered associated gas. The project avoids emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) associated with the previous activity of burning the residual gas in flares, by using the gas for the generation of electricity, and reducing the emissions associated with the other sources of electric power that supply the production facilities.

Project Files

CPR – GHG Report (2016 - 2017)
CPR – Verification Report (2016 - 2017)
Registry: GHG CleanProjects Registry  
Type: Flaring Reduction Status: Active
Authorized Project Contact: None defined Latitude: -73.930924 Map
Validator: None defined Longitude: 7.035409
Verifier: Ruby Canyon Environmental
Project Proponent: Ecopetrol S.A.
Start Date: 2016-01-16 End Date: 2026-01-15
Estimated potential lifetime emission reductions-removals: 118,335 t CO2e Estimated potential annual emission reductions-removals: 11,834 t CO2 e
Serial Number Ascending VERR
Vintage Year Descending
Company Name Unsorted Status Unsorted Quantity in
t CO2 e Unsorted
8428-4965-000-008-219-697 to 8428-4965-000-008-232-974 2017 Ecopetrol S.A. Registered (Proponent) 13,278
8428-4965-000-008-205-759 to 8428-4965-000-008-219-696 2016 Ecopetrol S.A. Registered (Proponent) 13,938
Total Serialized VERRs for this project that have been Registered (Proponent): 27,216

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