Snapshot: Orange County, California

County Data
Population 2,989,948
MSW Generated 5,967 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Orange 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 Orange.

164,911

Homes

Gasification could convert 6,000 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 1,802,803,800 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 164,911 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $313,187,148

95,321

Trucks

Gasification could generate 65,058,336 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 95,321 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $369,256,824

521,988

Cars

Gasification could generate 118,465,800 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 521,988 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $707,207,730

260,655,574

Gallons

Gasification could generate 260,655,574 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $451,121,730

372

Jobs

Gasification could support 372 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 372

12,838,188

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 12,838,188 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 2,702,776 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 12,838,188 Metric Tons