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Based on data in EPA's Global Anthropogenic Emissions of Non—CO2 Greenhouse Gases report, in 2005, Argentina's estimated anthropogenic methane emissions ranked 15th in the world. While cattle are the country's largest source of methane emissions, approximately 25 percent of its anthropogenic methane emissions—24.0 MMTCO2E—come from agriculture (manure management), municipal solid waste, and natural gas and oil systems.

De acuerdo con datos provenientes del informe Global Anthropogenic Emissions of Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases de la EPA, se calcula que en el año 2005 la tasa de emisiones antropogénicas de metano colocó a Argentina en el decimoquinto lugar mundial. Aunque la ganadería es la fuente de emisiones de metano más grande del país, aproximadamente el 25 por ciento de sus emisiones de metano antropogénico —24,0 MMTCO2E—provienen de la agricultura (administración de estiércol), vertederos y sistemas de gas natural y petróleo.

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Methane Sites

The map shows completed and potential methane abatement, recovery, or use projects.

  • Use the plus (+) and minus (-) buttons or scroll up and down to zoom in or out.
  • Click an individual site to view a summary.
  • For more site details click on the "View Detailed Information" link.
  • Click "View larger map" to view a full-screen version of the map.

Note: The placement of map icons is approximate, so the zoom-in feature is limited to avoid misrepresentations. Please contact us us if you have more accurate information about the location of a project or site.

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Red Icon Agriculture

Red Icon Coal Mines

Red Icon MSW


Red Icon Oil & Gas

Red Icon Wastewater

Red Icon Partner Country