2008 EPA M2M GRANT: Development of Assistance to Reduce Methane from Swine Farms in Thailand

Geographical Focus

Chonburi, Ratchaburi and Chachoengsao Provinces  
Description of Project
This grant was awarded to install anaerobic digester systems on 12 farms in Thailand. 
Partner Countries included in or proposing this activity
Thailand, United States
Instrumental Organizations
Ministry of Agriculture Dept. of Livestock & Cooperation
Estimated lifetime of the project (years):
Emissions reductions:
Results and Outcomes
This project provides funds to install anaerobic digester systems at 12 farms. It includes the reduction of methane emissions from swine farms, dissemination of biogas/methane reduction systems to the pig farmers and generating revenue to farmers from the produced methane gas and use as renewal energy 
Additional Documentation
Primary contact for this project or activity

First Name: Arux

Last Name: Chaiyakul

Organization Name: Ministry of Agriculture Dept. of Livestock & Coope

Email: aruxch@yahoo.com

Financial And In-Kind Support (U.S. $)
Total Amount provided by all Partner Countries and Organizations instrumental to this project or activity: $700,000


Description of In-Kind Support: