Snapshot: Sri Lanka

Country Data
Population 20,966,000
MSW Generated 15,068 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka.

415,025

Homes

Gasification could convert 15,100 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 4,537,056,230 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 415,025 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $788,187,615

239,892

Trucks

Gasification could generate 163,730,146 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 239,892 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $929,296,299

1,313,671

Cars

Gasification could generate 298,138,930 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 1,313,671 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,779,806,080

655,983,194

Gallons

Gasification could generate 655,983,194 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,135,322,980

946

Jobs

Gasification could support 946 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 946

32,417,295

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 32,417,295 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 6,824,694 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 32,417,295 Metric Tons