Landfill Methane Outreach Program
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Landfill Methane Outreach Program (LMOP) is a voluntary assistance program that helps to reduce methane emissions from landfills by encouraging the recovery and beneficial use of landfill gas (LFG) as a renewable energy resource. LFG contains methane, a potent greenhouse gas that can be captured and used to fuel power plants, manufacturing facilities, vehicles, homes and more. By joining LMOP, companies, state agencies, organizations, landfills and communities connect with a vast network of industry experts and practitioners who support LFG energy project development.
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- November 10 – LMOP National Landfill Gas Energy Workshop Announced
- March 23 – EPA Recognizes LMOP Partners for Landfill Gas Energy Achievements
- March 13 – Data for Energy Projects and Candidate Landfills Updated
- February 18 – New edition of the LFG Energy Project Development Handbook (PDH) Released
- February 6 – Presentation posted for the LMOP Webinar — LFGcost-Web
- December 23 – LFGcost-Web, Version 3.0, Released
LMOP National Landfill Gas Energy Workshop
Thursday, April 7, 2016
LMOP is collaborating with the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) to conduct a workshop in conjunction with their 39th Annual Landfill Gas & Biogas Symposium.
Organizations that focus on only international activities may want to consider joining the Global Methane Initiative . LMOP works with the Global Methane Initiative to promote LFG energy project development globally.
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