Commercial Demonstration of ET-DSP(TM) in the Athabasca Oil Sands

E-T Energy Ltd.

  • Project Type

    Demonstration

  • Project Value

    $20,600,000

  • Project Status

    Complete

  • Location

    Popular Creek

  • Funding Amount

    $6,861,860

Established in 2004, E-T Energy Ltd.’s team of eight scientists is developing environmentally friendly, energy efficient and economically viable methods of oil sands production through the process of Electro-thermal Dynamic Stripping (ET-DSP™). This is an electrical heating technology used extensively in the environmental industry to remediate contaminated soil and groundwater.

E-T Energy Ltd. will operate a pilot test-site on its Poplar Creek property to determine the feasibility of the technology. The transfer of ET-DSP™ to oil sands production will demonstrate how the use of water and electricity can significantly reduce the emission of GHGs on-site.