-Italy’s First Landfill Gas Upgrading to RNG Plant-
MONTREAL, (QC), November 15, 2019 – Xebec Adsorption Inc. (TSXV: XBC) (“Xebec”), a global provider of clean energy solutions today announced that renewable energy project developer and operator Asja Ambiente Italia SpA is in the final construction phase of its 11.2 MW landfill gas (LFG) to Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) plant in Genoa, Italy. Scheduled completion date is end of 2019. (Reference Xebec PR of March 6, 2019 – URL below).
蒙特利尔，魁北克，2019年11月15日- Xebec Adsorption Inc. (TSXV: XBC)（瑞必科），一家清洁能源解决方案的全球供应商宣布: 可再生能源项目开发商和运营商- Asja Ambiente Italia SpA 在意大利热那亚的11.2兆瓦垃圾填埋气（LFG）提纯至可再生天然气（RNG）项目已经进入最后阶段。预计最后完成日期是2019年末。
Caption: Italy’s First Landfill Gas Upgrading to Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) Plant
Asja is a major player in international power generation using landfill gas generated at municipal solid waste (MSW) landfill sites. With this first time ever project, Asja is transforming its Genoa landfill site installation to produce biomethane instead of electricity. Xebec’s Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) system was chosen for its innovative solution, delivering lower initial investment costs, low operating and maintenance costs, flexible and stable performance, combined with high durability and reliability. Expected benefits from the transition of electricity production to biomethane are plant efficiency improvements, reduction of emission points from 5 to 2, less waste production, greening of the gas supply and a longer period for monetizing the biogas.
Asja 是利用垃圾填埋场里的城市固体废物 （MSW）产生的垃圾填埋气体用于发电的主要参与者。通过这一例首次尝试的项目，Asja 正在改造其热那亚垃圾填埋场的配置，以用来生产生物甲烷而不是电力。 瑞必科的变压吸附 （PSA） 系统因其创新解决方案而被Asja选择，实现低初始投资成本、低操作和维护成本、灵活且稳定的性能以及高耐用性和可靠性。 电力生产向生物甲烷过渡的预期好处是提高工厂效率，将排放点从5个减少到2个，更少的废物产出，天然气供应方式更环保，以及延长沼气货币化。
Caption: Xebec in Final Construction of Asja’s Genoa Landfill Gas Upgrading to RNG Plant
“Asja is strengthening its presence in the renewable energy sector in support of 2030 global targets. This project will allow us to produce biomethane versus electricity as a form of renewable power from biogas, a sector in which we have been a market leader in Italy for more than 20 years. In addition to this project, Asja has currently three biomethane production plants from organic waste in operation, two under construction and several more under development.
– Dr. Tommaso Cassata, General Manager, Asja Ambiente
“More and more waste companies and developers are looking toward Landfill Gas-to-Fuels, especially to RNG as a low carbon fuel alternative with a much better value proposition than electricity and a significantly higher return on investment (ROI). Xebec is a proven change agent in this transition, as we move from a fossil fuel economy to a low carbon renewable energy future.”
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Xebec is a global provider of gas generation, purification and filtration solutions for the industrial, energy and renewables marketplace. Well-positioned in the energy transition space with proprietary technologies that transform raw gases into clean sources of renewable energy, Xebec’s 1500+ customers range from small to multi-national corporations, governments and municipalities looking to reduce their carbon footprints. Headquartered in Montréal, Quebec, Canada, Xebec has several Sales and Support offices in North America and Europe, as well as two manufacturing facilities in Montréal and Shanghai. Xebec trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol XBC and on the OTCQX Exchange under the symbol XEBEF. For additional information on the company, its products and services, visit Xebec at xebecinc.com.
About Asja Ambiente Italia SpA
Asja Ambiente Italia designs, builds and operates renewable energy plants (PV, wind, biogas and biomethane). With more than 180 MW of installed capacity in Italy, China and Brazil, Asja generates over 600 GWh/y of green energy. Asja offers a range of products and services for energy efficiency and environmental sustainability: the TOTEM microcogenerator for the combined production of heat and power and the Asja -CO2 system for greenhouse gas emissions offsetting. Visit Asja at asja.energy.
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