TechConnect Innovation Program

Waste-to-Fuel Converter (WFC)

O Ka Aina Fuel, LLC, HI, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

The WFC is a portable waste-to-fuel conversion device that turns waste material into useful fuel resources and by-products (gas, liquid, ash) without a flame. Since fuel products can be stored and used at a later time, the WFC offers a reliable and clean source of renewably produced fuels.

Primary Application Area: Environmental, Water & Waste

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 5

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: WFC proprietary design enables a unique low-temperature, low-pressure and low-power consumption conversion process without a special reactor and catalyst beds of conventional FT. WFC offers an integrated and flameless process to renewably produce clean fuels from a variety of wastes without need to dehydrate or pre-treat.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Early-stage Startup (Seed)

Showcase Booth #: 8M

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date: n/a

Primary Sources of Funding: Angel, Friends, Family, Personal Savings

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners