Hydrothermal Carbonization (HTC) Project

SOMAX Hydrothermal Carbonization Process

Project Timeline

  • April 2019 – HTC Engineering and Design
  • May 2021 – Present – Greenhouse Slab Upgrades
  • June – August 2021 – Equipment Purchasing 
  • Q4-2021 – Equipment Arrival and Construction 
  • Q1-2022 – HTC Process Commissioning 
  • Q2-2022 – Transition from AD to HTC fulltime and Prove Beneficial Use Cases
  • Q3-2022 – Apply for GP 
  • 2023 – Increase feedstock procurement and HTC capacity
  • 2024 – Phase 2 – Combine Food Waste feedstock and include Gasification for Carbon Neutral Electricity Generation