Snapshot: Los Angeles County, California

County Data
Population 9,787,747
MSW Generated 19,534 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Los Angeles is a safe way to provide renewable energy without burning. It can power homes, fuel cars, and help eliminate waste and landfills all while earning revenue for the system owner. Here are some of the benefits of running a FastOx gasifier to remove waste in Los Angeles.

549,702

Homes

Gasification could convert 20,000 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 6,009,346,000 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 549,702 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,043,957,160

317,737

Trucks

Gasification could generate 216,861,120 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 317,737 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,230,856,079

1,739,961

Cars

Gasification could generate 394,886,000 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 1,739,961 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $2,357,359,100

868,851,912

Gallons

Gasification could generate 868,851,912 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,503,739,100

1,240

Jobs

Gasification could support 1,240 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 1,240

42,026,462

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 42,026,462 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 8,847,676 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 42,026,462 Metric Tons