Facts

Facts

Project Facts

Facts about the Domestic Synthetic Fuels US plant.

What

What

  • Coal to Liquids Facility
  • Using proven science with the latest H-Coal Technology
  • First of its kind facility in the United States
  • $1.2 billion - estimated project cost
  • $300 million - annual estimated gross
  • Manufactured products: ultra-low-sulfur diesel, jet fuel and gasoline
  • Saleable by-products - sulfur, ammonia and solid residue
  • Natural gas - 23 million cubic feet used per day; Thermal coal - 2500 tons used per day
  • Yielding 10,750 barrels (451,500 gallons) of fuel per day
  • Near zero emissions
  • High usage of recycled materials
Where

Where

  • Point Pleasant, West Virginia
  • 200+ acres purchased from Mason County Economical Development Authority
When

When

  • Applied with WVDEP for a permit to construct, January 2019
  • Signed MOU with Daelim for Engineering, Construction and Procurement, May 2019
  • WVDEP issued a draft construction permit, June 2019
  • WVDEP issued construction permit, September 2019
  • Education/Training Initiatives, September 2019
  • Ceremonial Groundbreaking, To Be Announced
  • Estimated Construction Start, To Be Announced
Why

Why

  • Need for energy independence
  • Reliable energy source
  • Productive use of natural resources
How

How

  • Utilizes locally sourced coal and natural gas to produce fuel and other everyday products
  • Adds hydrogen taken from natural gas to coal under heat and pressure in the presence of a catalyst
  • Transforms the coal into a liquid that can be refined into high-quality fuels and other chemicals
Impact

Impact

  • Using two of West Virginia’s most abundant resources
  • 130+ direct jobs
  • Thousands of indirect jobs
  • Education and training support
  • Potential for downstream opportunities
  • $11.5 million in annual payroll and employee benefits

Project Facts

$1.2 billion

Estimated project cost

10,750 barrels

Number of ultra-low sulfur diesel & gasoline barrels per day

2,500 tons

Thermal coal used per day

$300 million

Estimated annual gross

Emissions

Near zero 

Products

Ultra-low sulfur diesel, jet fuel, gasoline, refrigerant grade ammonia, sulfur, solid residue

Contact

P.O. Box 292, Point Pleasant, WV 25550

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