Snapshot: Switzerland

Country Data
Population 8,281,430
MSW Generated 14,329 Metric Tons/Day


Operating FastOx gasification in Switzerland 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 Switzerland.

398,534

Homes

Gasification could convert 14,500 metric tons/day of municipal solid waste into 4,356,775,850 kWhe a year. That's enough electricity to power 398,534 homes for a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $756,868,934

230,359

Trucks

Gasification could generate 157,224,312 gallons of diesel fuel each year, which is enough to power approximately 230,359 light trucks.

Potential Annual Revenue: $892,370,650

1,261,472

Cars

Gasification could generate 286,292,350 kilograms of hydrogen each year. Used in fuel cells, this has the potential to power approximately 1,261,472 cars.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,709,085,340

629,917,636

Gallons

Gasification could generate 629,917,636 gallons of liquid ammonia a year.

Potential Annual Revenue: $1,090,210,840

904

Jobs

Gasification could support 904 families by providing new jobs.

Potential Jobs Created: 904

30,827,411

Metric Tons

Gasification could eliminate 30,827,411 metric tons of CO2 equivalent each year. That's like taking 6,489,981 cars off the road.

CO2e Eliminated: 30,827,411 Metric Tons