EXPORTING KNOW-HOW

In addition to operating the world's largest oil shale operation in Estonia, Enefit has successfully exported its know-how to other countries.

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Services

  • Initial resource review and consulting: Turkey, Myanmar, Egypt, Israel, Thailand, India, Kazakhstan, Uruguay.
  • Geological studies and reserve estimates in Estonia, Jordan, US, Mongolia, Morocco, Serbia.
  • Mine engineering and operational studies for Estonia, Jordan, and the USA.
  • Bench-scale studies with Enefit280 technology with oil shales from Estonia, Jordan, the USA and China.
  • Pilot plant studies with Enefit280 technology with oil shales from Estonia and the USA.
  • Upgrading studies with Estonian and Utah shale oil.
  • Owner and developer of a 3.5 billion barrel in-place shale oil project in Utah.
  • 554 MW power plant and 10 million-ton oil shale mine in Jordan developed with Malaysian and Chinese partners.

STEPWISE AND PRACTICAL APPROACH

Enefit has a full range of resources supporting technological development and adjustment to a variety of oil shale feeds. In addition to our skilled engineering and project management teams, Enefit features an in-house R&D laboratory and pilot testing facilities to test oil shale for energy production.

Our services support complex project development through the whole project lifecycle.

ENEFIT'S PROJECT DEVELOPMENT SERVICES:

KEY ELEMENTS OF A SUCCESSFUL OIL SHALE PROJECT

  • In-place geological resource identified: sufficient quality and quantity.
  • Reserves assessed: resource optimization studies, engineering throughout the entire value chain, from mining to end product, in order to enable reserve certification for business planning.
  • Proven technology selected: Enefit280 technology shale oil production and CFB technology for power production.
  • Clear route to market determined: optimized value chain and product range, transportation solutions, grid connections, power purchase agreement.
  • Environmental permits acquired.
  • Regulation reviewed and local support secured.
  • Favorable economics: all-in break even, internal return rate, and debt-service coverage ratio.

Contact us

Marek Pohla

Project Development

newproject@enefit.com