Snapshot: San Diego County, California

County Data
Population 3,060,849
MSW Generated 6,109 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in San Diego 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 San Diego.

171,782

Homes

Gasification could convert 6,250 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 1,877,920,625 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 171,782 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $326,236,519

99,293

Trucks

Gasification could generate 67,769,100 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 99,293 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $384,642,431

543,738

Cars

Gasification could generate 123,401,875 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 543,738 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $736,674,625

271,516,223

Gallons

Gasification could generate 271,516,223 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $469,918,375

394

Jobs

Gasification could support 394 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 394

13,142,622

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 13,142,622 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 2,766,868 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 13,142,622 Metric Tons