Snapshot: Peru

Country Data
Population 31,376,670
MSW Generated 18,740 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Peru 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 Peru.

522,217

Homes

Gasification could convert 19,000 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 5,708,878,700 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 522,217 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $991,759,302

301,850

Trucks

Gasification could generate 206,018,064 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 301,850 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,169,313,275

1,652,963

Cars

Gasification could generate 375,141,700 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 1,652,963 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $2,239,491,145

825,409,316

Gallons

Gasification could generate 825,409,316 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,428,552,145

1,178

Jobs

Gasification could support 1,178 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 1,178

40,317,236

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 40,317,236 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 8,487,839 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 40,317,236 Metric Tons