Snapshot: Fairfield County, Connecticut

County Data
Population 911,196
MSW Generated 1,819 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Fairfield 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 Fairfield.

54,970

Homes

Gasification could convert 2,000 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 600,934,600 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 54,970 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $104,395,716

31,774

Trucks

Gasification could generate 21,686,112 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 31,774 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $123,085,608

173,996

Cars

Gasification could generate 39,488,600 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 173,996 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $235,735,910

86,885,191

Gallons

Gasification could generate 86,885,191 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $150,373,910

124

Jobs

Gasification could support 124 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 124

3,912,478

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 3,912,478 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 823,680 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 3,912,478 Metric Tons