Reports and Resources

Canola-Based Biofuels - fact sheet

Canola Biodiesel Lifecycle Analysis Report

This analysis demonstrates that canola biodiesel reduces lifecycle greenhouse gases by 90% compared to fossil diesel. Canadian canola production methods and data were used to determine the energy balance and GHG emissions.

Lifecycle Analysis Canola Biodiesel
Presentation by Don O'Connor, (S&T)2 Consultants Inc., at the Canola Research Summit in Winnipeg on April 13, 2011.

A Review of Environmental Assessments of Biodiesel Displacing Fossil Diesel
This July 2006 study concluded that biodiesel has an environmentally beneficial impact in 9 of the 10 areas examined.

Biodiesel: Powered by Canola! Fueling our Future 
Proceedings from the July 2006 conference in Calgary