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RFEI SUMMARY         COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name        Waste Recovery Seattle      Waste Services of Florida,    Waste Services of Florida,
                    International LLC           Inc. and Sun Recycling,       Inc.
                    (WRSI) and Distributed      LLC.
                    Energy Systems
                    Corporation (DESC)
Company Contact Information
Contact Name        Marc McMenamin              Vahe’ Gabriel                 Vahe’ Gabriel
                                                                              Regional General Manager
Contact Address       Distributed Energy        Waste Services of Florida,    Waste Services of Florida,
                      Systems Corporation       Inc.                          Inc.
                      10 Technology Drive       3840 North West 37th Court    3840 North West 37th Court
                      Wallingford, CT 06492     Miami, FL 33142               Miami, FL 33142
Contact   Telephone   Tel: 917-538-0808         Tel: 305-638-3800             Tel: 305-638-3800
Number                Fax: 203-678-2284
Contact   E-mail      MMcMenamin@distributed-   vgabriel@wasteservicesinc.    vgabriel@wasteservicesinc.
Address               energy.com                com                           com
General   Company Information
EOI Overview         WTE Facility               Transfer, Haul, Dispose,      Transfer and Dispose
                                                Recycle
The business         Joint Venture: WRSI and    Joint Venture                 Corporation
structure            DESC are the two
(corporation,        proposing firms;
partnership, sole    however other team
owner, joint         members include Morgan
venture, etc.) of    Stanley, Kiewit
the Respondent.      Industrial Co. (KIC),
                     Fisia Babcock
                     Environment GmbH (FBE)
                     and Elias Group LLP.
Name of the          WRSI and DESC do not       Waste Services, Inc. and      Waste Services, Inc.
Respondent’s         have parent companies.     Sun Recycling LLC.
parent company.
The area of          WRSI and DESC have            WSFI’s areas of            WSFI’s areas of expertise
expertise of the     experience with Waste-        expertise are              are collection, transfer,
Respondent.          to-Energy (WTE)               collection, transfer,      landfill disposal and
                     systems.                      landfill disposal and      recycling services.
                                                   recycling services.
                                                   Sun’s areas of
                                                   expertise are
                                                   processing and hauling
                                                   C&D debris and
                                                   recycling C&D debris.
Specify the          Not Provided                   WSFI currently has        WSFI currently has assets
financial                                           assets in excess of       in excess of $790 million
resources                                           $790 million and annual   and annual revenues of
presented by the                                    revenues of               approximately $500
Respondent in                                       approximately $500        million. WSFI did not




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RFEI SUMMARY        COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name        Waste Recovery Seattle    Waste Services of Florida,    Waste Services of Florida,
                    International LLC         Inc. and Sun Recycling,       Inc.
                    (WRSI) and Distributed    LLC.
                    Energy Systems
                    Corporation (DESC)
order to                                          million. WSFI did not     provide the FY that this
implement any or                                  provide the FY that       information was reported.
all component(s)                                  this information was
of the proposed                                   reported.
service(s).                                       Sun did not provide
                                                  their financial
                                                  resource information.
Provide               WRSI indicated that        WSFI’s current senior         WSFI’s current senior
information            they have an               executives have over          executives have over
related to             employee that has          95-years of combined          95-years of combined
professional           extensive experience       experience in the solid       experience in the solid
ability of the         with WTE facilities        waste field.                  waste field.
Respondent in          including planning,       Currently, WSFI               Currently, WSFI
order to               building, and             provides services to           provides services to
implement the          operation management      over 330,000 homes in          over 330,000 homes in
proposed               of a WTE facility in      Miami-Dade County.             Miami-Dade County.
service(s).            Germany.                  Sun’s current
                      DESC did not state         management staff and
                       if they have WTE          principals have over
                       experience.               160-years of experience
                                                 in the waste industry.
                                                 Sun and its management
                                                 team have pioneered the
                                                 design and layout of
                                                 C&D processing
                                                 facilities over the
                                                 past 20-years.
Provide related     Not Provided                 WSFI provides hauling      WSFI provides hauling and
experience of the                                 and disposal service      disposal service for
Respondent in                                     for Osceola County,       Osceola County, Sumter
performing the                                    Sumter County, and        County, and Pasco County.
proposed                                          Pasco County.
service(s).                                      Sun provides processing
                                                 services to the City of
                                                 Deerfield Beach, City
                                                 of Boynton Beach, and
                                                 the City of Lake Worth.
List the            Not Provided              Not Provided                  Not Provided
proposing
company's
references
(contact name,
number, address).




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RFEI SUMMARY       COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name       Waste Recovery Seattle    Waste Services of Florida,   Waste Services of Florida,
                   International LLC         Inc. and Sun Recycling,      Inc.
                   (WRSI) and Distributed    LLC.
                   Energy Systems
                   Corporation (DESC)
Indicate the       Not Provided                 WSFI has been operating   WSFI has been operating in
Respondent’s                                    in Florida since 2003.    Florida since 2003.
years of                                        Sun has 20-years of
experience in                                   experience.
providing the
proposed
service(s).
Overall Company Approach
Specify the role   Single Source Provider    Single Source Provider       Single Source Provider
the Respondent
will serve
(technology
vendor, overall
program manager,
project
guarantor, single
source provider,
etc).
Provide a          WRSI and DESC propose        WSFI and Sun will         The solution that WSFI
description of     to either construct a        modify two of Sun’s       will propose depends on
the component(s)   new WTE facility or          current C&D processing    the needs of the District.
of the proposed    refurbish the current        facilities into Trash     WSFI states that they can
plan(s) or         WTE facilities in            Transfer Stations to      provide anything from a
product(s).        Broward County.              receive District waste.   disposal only option to a
                                                District waste will be    turn key solid waste
                                                transported to these      transfer station and
                                                Trash Transfer Stations   recycling system.
                                                by the District’s
                                                current franchised
                                                haulers.
                                                From the Stations, the
                                                MSW will be transported
                                                to WSFI’s J.E.D.
                                                Landfill in St. Cloud,
                                                FL.
Specify the           DESC would be          Not Provided                 Not Provided
proposed              responsible for the
management            overall project
approach.             management of the
                      project.
                      WRSI would be
                      responsible for
                      public relations
                      services.
                      Morgan Stanley would




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RFEI SUMMARY        COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name        Waste Recovery Seattle    Waste Services of Florida,   Waste Services of Florida,
                    International LLC         Inc. and Sun Recycling,      Inc.
                    (WRSI) and Distributed    LLC.
                    Energy Systems
                    Corporation (DESC)
                       be responsible for
                       providing financial
                       expertise.
                       Kiewit Industrial
                       Co. (KIC) would be
                       responsible for
                       design and
                       construction of the
                       WTE facility.
                       Fisia Babcock
                       Environmental GmbH
                       (FBE) would be
                       responsible for
                       design engineering
                       services.
                       Elias Group LLP:
                       would provide
                       commercial and legal
                       advice to the
                       project team.
Provide a           For a 20-year             The pricing structure for    The pricing structure for
description of      Agreement, WRSI and       transfer, haul and           disposal only, ranging
the pricing         DESC provided the         disposal services for 500-   from 500-2,500 tpd, is
structure for the   following pricing         2,499 tpd ranges from $80-   $34-$45/ton.
proposed            structure:                $100/ton.
service(s).            $120/ton for 500-999
                       tons
                       $110/ton for 1000-
                       1499 tons
                       $100/ton for 1500-
                       1999 tons
                       $90/ton for 2000-
                       2499 tons

Indicate the        The capacity of the       Not Provided                 Not Provided
portion,            proposed WTE facility
component, or       is 350,000 tpy.
amount of
District waste to
be managed by the
proposed
system(s).




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RFEI SUMMARY        COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name        Waste Recovery Seattle   Waste Services of Florida,   Waste Services of Florida,
                    International LLC        Inc. and Sun Recycling,      Inc.
                    (WRSI) and Distributed   LLC.
                    Energy Systems
                    Corporation (DESC)
List the names of   Not Provided                For disposal, WSFI        WSFI would use their
the facilities                                  would utilize their       J.E.D. Landfill in St.
currently owned                                 J.E.D. Landfill in St.    Cloud, FL.
and/or operated                                 Cloud, FL.
by the proposing                                For transfer, Sun would
company that may                                use two of their
be incorporated                                 current C&D processing
into the proposed                               facilities located in
approach.                                       Dania Beach and
                                                Deerfield Beach, FL.
List the names of   WRSI and DESC would         Two of Sun’s C&D          WSFI stated that their
new facilities      construct or refurbish      processing facilities     solution depends on the
envisioned to be    a WTE facility.             will be modified into     needs of the District and
developed or                                    Trash Transfer            can range from disposal
acquired in or                                  Stations.                 only to a turn key solid
out-of-County in                                This will not require     waste transfer station and
order to assume                                 the construction of an    recycling system.
the envisioned                                  entire new facility,
responsibilities.                               however it will require
                                                some site modification
                                                as well as permit
                                                modification.
Provide sketches,   Not Provided             Attached in EOI              Attached in EOI
drawings, photos,
etc. of existing
installations or
any other
graphics that
would convey the
proposed concept
provided.
Indicate how the   WRSI will handle public   Not Provided                 Not Provided
Respondent will    relations services and
involve the        be engaged in public
public in the      outreach programs with
implementation of  the objective of
their proposed     explaining and
approach.          advancing the
                   technology selected for
                   the project during the
                   permitting and
                   construction phases of
                   the project.
Proposed Technology Description
Provide a          WRSI and DESC propose        Sun will modify two of       WSFI did not explicitly




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RFEI SUMMARY        COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name        Waste Recovery Seattle    Waste Services of Florida,   Waste Services of Florida,
                    International LLC         Inc. and Sun Recycling,      Inc.
                    (WRSI) and Distributed    LLC.
                    Energy Systems
                    Corporation (DESC)
description of      to construct or              their C&D processing         state what they will
the proposed        refurbish a WTE              facilities into Trash        propose.
plan(s) or          facility based on the        Transfer Station where       They stated that their
product(s) that     Muellverwertung              District waste will be       solution depends on the
would aid in the    Rugenberger Damm (MVR)       hauled by the                needs of the District
District’s solid    WTE facility in              District’s franchised        and can range from
waste management    Hamburg, Germany.            haulers.                     disposal only to a turn
efforts.                                         The MSW will be loaded       key solid waste
                                                 into 100 to125 yard          transfer station and
                                                 transfer trailers and        recycling system.
                                                 will be transshipped to
                                                 WSFI’s J.E.D Landfill
                                                 in St. Cloud, FL.
Provide a           The WTE facility would    Not Provided                 Not Provided
description of      have two thermal
the proposed        processing lines with a
technology(ies)     waste throughput of 24
process flows       tons per hour.
including all          Heat generated by
inputs, outputs,       the thermal lines
conversion             would convert boiler
methods, and           feed water into
related                steam which would
information.           turn the steam
                       turbine and produce
                       electrical power.
                       Excess energy would
                       be fed to the
                       utility grid.
Provide the         Not Provided              Not Provided                 Not Provided
throughput
capacity that can
be accommodated
by the proposed
technology(ies).




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RFEI SUMMARY        COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name        Waste Recovery Seattle    Waste Services of Florida,   Waste Services of Florida,
                    International LLC         Inc. and Sun Recycling,      Inc.
                    (WRSI) and Distributed    LLC.
                    Energy Systems
                    Corporation (DESC)
Provide examples       WRSI’s employee was       WSFI provides hauling     WSFI provides hauling and
of similar             responsible for           and disposal service      disposal service for
projects               planning, building        for Osceola County,       Osceola County, Sumter
completed by the       and the overall           Sumter County, and        County, and Pasco County.
proposing              operation of two WTE      Pasco County.
company.               facilities in             Sun provides processing
                       Germany.                  service to the Solid
                       DESC did not state        Waste Authority, City
                       if they have              of Deerfield Beach,
                       completed a similar       City of Boynton Beach,
                       project.                  and the City of Lake
                                                 Worth.
Indicate the pre-      Pre-processing         Not Provided                 Not Provided
processing             requirements include
requirements of        mixing waste with
the proposed           grapples once the
technology(ies).       waste is hauled to
                       the WTE facility.
                       Any waste
                       inappropriate for
                       combustion would be
                       removed.
Indicate the site   Not Provided                 WSFI did not state any    Not Provided
requirements for                                 site requirements.
the proposed                                     Sun will require their
technology(ies).                                 C&D processing sites to
                                                 be modified to trash
                                                 transfer sites.
Indicate the        Approximately 98% of      Not Provided                 Not Provided
total waste         the solid waste input
reduction by        is transferred into
weight and volume   marketable end
of the proposed     products.
technology(ies)
Indicate the        The proposed WTE          Not Provided                 Not Provided
environmental       facility has some of
impacts and         the most sophisticated
required controls   air and water emissions
of the proposed     controls.
technology(ies).




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RFEI SUMMARY        COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name        Waste Recovery Seattle   Waste Services of Florida,   Waste Services of Florida,
                    International LLC        Inc. and Sun Recycling,      Inc.
                    (WRSI) and Distributed   LLC.
                    Energy Systems
                    Corporation (DESC)
Provide the         Not Provided             Not Provided                 Not Provided
applicable
revenues
projected from
the sale of
products.
Provide the         Not Provided             Not Provided                 Not Provided
approximate
capital cost of
the proposed
technology(ies).
Provide the         Not Provided             Not Provided                 Not Provided
approximate
operating cost of
the proposed
technology(ies).
Indicate if the     Not Provided                WSFI did not state if     Not Provided
Respondent owns                                 they own potential
potential                                       development sites
development sites                               within Broward County.
within Broward                                  Sun owns or operates
County. If so,                                  sites that are
state the                                       currently used as C&D
location and                                    processing facilities
description of                                  that will be modified
the site.                                       to waste transfer
                                                stations.
Business Terms and Costs
Indicate the       One of many ownership     WSFI and Sun would own the   WSFI would work with the
proposed           options include design,   prospective facilities.      District in a public
ownership          construction, financing                                private partnership or as
arrangement.       and operation or                                       a private developer and
                   acquisition,                                           vendor if the construction
                   refurbishment, and                                     of a facility is needed by
                   operation of the                                       the District.
                   proposed facility.
Specify the        Not Provided              Not Provided                 Not Provided
minimum waste
commitment that
is economically
viable.
Indicate if        Not Provided              Not Provided                 Not Provided
contracting for
spot market waste
is required for




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RFEI SUMMARY        COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name        Waste Recovery Seattle   Waste Services of Florida,   Waste Services of Florida,
                    International LLC        Inc. and Sun Recycling,      Inc.
                    (WRSI) and Distributed   LLC.
                    Energy Systems
                    Corporation (DESC)
the proposed
system to work.
Provide the         Not Provided             Not Provided                 Not Provided
estimated capital
costs for
development of
the facility
being proposed.
Specify the         Not Provided             Not Provided                 Not Provided
estimated
operating costs
of the facility.
Specify the         Not Provided             Not Provided                 Not Provided
estimated
maintenance costs
of the facility.
Specify the         Not Provided             Not Provided                 Not Provided
required utility
and consumable
materials costs
of the new
facility.
Indicate the        Not Provided             Not Provided                 Not Provided
projected
revenues to be
generated by the
proposed
facility.
Indicate what       Not Provided             Not Provided                 Not Provided
conditions would
allow the
District to
minimize its
costs (flow
control issues,
waste
commitments, spot
market policies,
etc.).




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RFEI SUMMARY        COMPARATIVE SUMMARY
REQUIREMENTS
Company Name        Waste Recovery Seattle   Waste Services of Florida,   Waste Services of Florida,
                    International LLC        Inc. and Sun Recycling,      Inc.
                    (WRSI) and Distributed   LLC.
                    Energy Systems
                    Corporation (DESC)
Specify any         Performance guarantees   Not Provided                 Not Provided
performance         would be part of the
guarantees are      proposal, but the
necessary for the   guarantees were not
proposed facility   explicitly stated.
(waste
processing,
energy
generation,
consumable usage,
waste volume
reduction levels,
etc).




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