In a recent funding round, advanced materials startup Cnergreen successfully secured financing with Rhapsody Venture Partners taking the lead.
The infusion of funds is earmarked for expediting field trials and advancing the commercialization efforts of the company.
Innovative Technology for Enhanced Oil Recovery
Under the leadership of CEO Ali Telmadarreie, Cnergreen specializes in the production of stable foams designed for CO2 injection in enhanced oil recovery (EOR).
The company’s proprietary ArmorFoamTM technology, developed at the University of Calgary, stands out for its patent-pending capabilities.
This technology allows underground foams to maintain stability for extended periods, even under conditions of high pressures, temperatures, and salinities.
The primary application of this innovative technology is focused on enhancing CO2 enhanced oil recovery (CO2 EOR) in the oil and gas industry.
Scaling Manufacturing Capabilities and Field Testing Initiatives
Cnergreen has strategically scaled its manufacturing capabilities to meet the demands of its cutting-edge technology.
Currently, the company is actively engaged in field testing in collaboration with an ongoing CO2 project.
The goal is to enhance and optimize CO2 EOR processes.
Field trials with additional operators in the United States and Canada are scheduled for the first half of 2024, signaling a pivotal phase in the company’s growth and application of its groundbreaking technology.
Rooted in Innovation: A University of Calgary Spinoff
As an advanced materials startup, Cnergreen has its origins as a spinoff from the University of Calgary.
This academic connection underscores the company’s commitment to innovation and leveraging cutting-edge research to drive advancements in the field of enhanced oil recovery.
Looking Ahead: Commercialization and Industry Impact
With Rhapsody Venture Partners leading the funding round, Cnergreen is well-positioned to accelerate its field trials and move closer to commercialization.
The application of its technology in CO2 EOR processes holds significant promise for the oil and gas industry.
As the company progresses through field trials and collaborations, it is poised to make a lasting impact on the industry’s approach to enhanced oil recovery.