Snapshot: Montezuma County, Colorado

County Data
Population 25,372
MSW Generated 51 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Montezuma 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 Montezuma.

2,749

Homes

Gasification could convert 100 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 30,046,730 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 2,749 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $5,219,745

1,589

Trucks

Gasification could generate 1,084,306 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 1,589 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $6,154,240

8,700

Cars

Gasification could generate 1,974,430 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 8,700 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $11,786,755

4,344,260

Gallons

Gasification could generate 4,344,260 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $7,518,655

13

Jobs

Gasification could support 13 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 13

108,942

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 108,942 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 22,935 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 108,942 Metric Tons