Snapshot: Brazil

Country Data
Population 207,847,528
MSW Generated 149,096 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Brazil 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 Brazil.

4,098,031

Homes

Gasification could convert 149,100 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 44,799,674,430 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 4,098,031 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $7,782,700,587

2,368,730

Trucks

Gasification could generate 1,616,699,650 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 2,368,730 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $9,176,032,030

12,971,412

Cars

Gasification could generate 2,943,875,130 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 12,971,412 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $17,574,112,050

6,477,291,004

Gallons

Gasification could generate 6,477,291,004 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $11,210,374,950

9,254

Jobs

Gasification could support 9,254 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 9,254

320,765,134

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 320,765,134 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 67,529,502 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 320,765,134 Metric Tons