2006 EPA M2M Grant: Infrared Heater Technology Utilizing Landfill Gas in the Ukraine

Geographical Focus
Description of Project
The objective of this project is to develop a successful LFG infrared heater project in Ukraine.  
Partner Countries included in or proposing this activity
Ukraine, United States
Instrumental Organizations
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Renewable Energy Agency (REA)
Estimated lifetime of the project (years):
Emissions reductions:
Results and Outcomes
Funding will provide training for the Ukrainian team members on landfill gas operations and to conduct site visits to operating landfill gas projects in the U.S., including an operating LFG-fired infrared heater. The grantee will identify candidate landfills within Ukraine at which a LFG powered infrared heater project would be feasible and to will conduct the project negotiations. Landfill gas wells and heaters will be installed at the appropriate landfill chosen.  
Additional Documentation
IRH_Report_Final (PDF)
Primary contact for this project or activity

First Name: Yuri

Last Name: Mateev

Organization Name: Renewable Energy Agency (REA)

Email: info@rea.org.ua

Financial And In-Kind Support (U.S. $)
Total Amount provided by all Partner Countries and Organizations instrumental to this project or activity: 175000


Description of In-Kind Support: