2006 EPA M2M Grant: Energy Recovery and Emission Reduction of Landfill Gas in China

Geographical Focus
Description of Project
The overall objective of this project is to reduce methane emissions and to maximize energy recovery from existing landfills in China.  
Partner Countries included in or proposing this activity
China, United States
Instrumental Organizations
California State University Fullerton Foundation
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Estimated lifetime of the project (years):
Emissions reductions:
Results and Outcomes
Reduced methane emissions from landfills will be accomplished through training by providing practical, hands-on, and much-needed information to leaders of local municipalities. These key personnel will learn the basics of landfill gas (LFG) collection and energy recovery as well as solid waste best practices to support their project. Links to Technical Proceedings can be accessed at: http://www.methanetomarkets.org/news-events/event_detailsByEventId.aspx?eventId=71 
Additional Documentation
Primary contact for this project or activity

First Name: Paulina

Last Name: Tagle

Organization Name: California State University Fullerton Foundation

Email: ptagle@fullerton.edu

Financial And In-Kind Support (U.S. $)
Total Amount provided by all Partner Countries and Organizations instrumental to this project or activity: 95000


Description of In-Kind Support: