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Project Profile

Lynchburg City - Rock Tenn Paper LFG Energy Project

Lynchburg, Virginia
End User(s):
Rock Tenn Paper
Lynchburg City landfills
Landfill Size:
2.5 million tons waste-in-place (2004)
Project Type:
Project Size:
382 standard cubic feet per minute (scfm)
Environmental Benefits:
Carbon sequestered annually by 9,600 acres of pine or fir forests, annual greenhouse gas emissions from 8,600 passenger vehicles, or carbon dioxide emissions from 105,100 barrels of oil consumed. Annual energy savings equate to heating 1,300 homes. Estimated emissions reductions of 0.0123 million metric tons of carbon equivalents.
LMOP Partners Involved:
Enerdyne Power Systems, Inc.
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