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Youssef Chaqor

Kilimanjaro Environnement

Youssef Chaqor Youssef Chaqor
“I saw an opportunity to convert oil waste into clean, sustainable energy.”
Country
Morocco
Industry
Energy
Year selected
2013
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Kilimanjaro Environment is at the forefront of the green energy movement in Morocco. The company collects used cooking oil from restaurants and hotels, which it filters, treats, and resells to biodiesel manufacturers. It also resells fatty acid products to both biodiesel and feedstock production plants. Having recently launched a pilot biodiesel production plant, Kilimanjaro now also produces biodiesel in house. The company’s process not only eliminates and treats waste, but also helps reduce CO2 emissions and find new ways to create clean energy.

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