Monthly Archives: February 2013

Kern Business Journal – February/March 2013 – “Green Fertilizer for Kern County”

The February/March 2013 issue of the Kern Business Journal, themed to “Value Added Agriculture,” featured a brief article about HECA and its ability to produce much needed low-carbon fertilizer. Read more about the value of this fertilizer to Kern County and the agriculture community…

Kern Business Journal – February/March 2013 – HECA Sponsored Announcement

HECA placed a sponsored announcement in the February/March 2013 issue of the Kern Business Journal, themed to “Value Added Agriculture.” Kern Business Journal – February/March 2013 – HECA Sponsored Announcement

Kern Business Journal – December 2012/January 2013 – HECA Sponsored Announcement

HECA placed a sponsored announcement in the December 2012/January 2013 issue of the Kern Business Journal, themed to “Transportation and Logistics.” Kern Business Journal – December 2012/January 2013 – HECA Sponsored Announcement

Kern Business Journal – October/November 2012 – HECA Sponsored Announcement

HECA placed a sponsored announcement in the inaugural issue of the Kern Business Journal (October/November 2012), which provided an overview of the project and its value to Kern County. Kern Business Journal – October/November 2012 – HECA Sponsored Announcement

Please explain how a hydrogen energy plant can produce fertilizer.

One of HECA’s distinguishing factors is its multi-purpose design and process. It starts by creating clean hydrogen, which is produced by gasifying petroleum coke (a low-value by-product that comes from oil refining) and coal. The hydrogen is then used for two purposes: as a clean fuel to generate nearly 300 megawatts of electricity; and to…