Refill Energy, Inc. acquires International Green N-ergy and Commercial Downdraft Gasifier

22 February 2010 - Refill Energy, Inc. said it has completed the acquisition of International Green N-ergy Corporation (IGNC) of Salt Lake City, Utah. As a result of the acquisition, Refill Energy acquired IGNC's Downdraft Gasification Module fabricated by Petersen Inc. of Ogden Utah.

Refill Energy's patented Downdraft Gasification technology is designed to convert carbon-based feedstock either solid or liquid, such as municipal solid waste (MSW), coal, sewage sludge, agriculture waste and carcasses to a flexible combination of electricity, steam, ethanol, fuels, chemicals and hydrogen. For each ton of Feedstock, the Refill Energy technologies have the potential to produce approximately 1+ MWh of electricity, or 100 Gallons (+/-) of useable fuels.

Refill Energy's unique Gasifier produces a Synthesis gas made up primarily of Hydrogen and Carbon Monoxide. The Syn-Gas may be used in an Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) to create electricity or be converted by a Catalytic Slurry Cyclone Reactor into liquid fuels (Dimethyl Ether, Ethanol, Gasoline, Jet Fuel or Diesel Fuel). The Dimethyl Ether (DME) like Syn-gas can be converted to several different products, depending on the catalyst used.

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs