Snapshot: Ecuador

Country Data
Population 16,144,363
MSW Generated 8,603 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Ecuador 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 Ecuador.

247,366

Homes

Gasification could convert 9,000 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 2,704,205,700 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 247,366 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $469,780,722

142,982

Trucks

Gasification could generate 97,587,504 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 142,982 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $553,885,236

782,983

Cars

Gasification could generate 177,698,700 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 782,983 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,060,811,595

390,983,360

Gallons

Gasification could generate 390,983,360 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $676,682,595

558

Jobs

Gasification could support 558 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 558

18,508,494

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 18,508,494 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 3,896,525 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 18,508,494 Metric Tons