As per the deal, SES and ZEP will jointly explore undertaking a nitrogenous fertilizer retrofit project using SES’ U-GAS gasification technology, with the goal of developing it into a demonstration project.

If the results of the undertaking are successful, the parties aim to establish an exclusive cooperation based upon retrofitting many of the existing ammonia projects in the nitrogenous fertilizer industry in China with SES gasification technology, combined with ZEP engineering and project management.

The parties are developing a turnkey solution that includes integrated design, equipment, technology, and installation packages for refueling the projects to low cost, lower quality coals through utilizing SES’ gasification technology.