Snapshot: Argentina

Country Data
Population 43,416,755
MSW Generated 41,096 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Argentina 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 Argentina.

1,129,638

Homes

Gasification could convert 41,100 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 12,349,206,030 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 1,129,638 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $2,145,331,923

652,950

Trucks

Gasification could generate 445,649,602 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 652,950 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $2,529,409,202

3,575,621

Cars

Gasification could generate 811,490,730 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 3,575,621 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $4,844,372,910

1,785,490,679

Gallons

Gasification could generate 1,785,490,679 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $3,090,183,810

2,558

Jobs

Gasification could support 2,558 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 2,558

88,413,934

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 88,413,934 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 18,613,460 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 88,413,934 Metric Tons