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GMI Biogas Subcommittee Workshop Series: Global Opportunities and Strategies for Addressing Landfill Methane

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Date23 January 2024
Location: Virtual
Industry Sector: Biogas
Please join us for the upcoming Global Methane Initiative (GMI) Biogas Subcommittee four-part workshop series: Mobilizing Methane Action at Open Dumpsites and Landfills. This workshop series was developed in partnership with Environment and Climate Change Canada, the International Solid Waste Association, and the United States Environmental Protection Agency, and will focus on exploring policies, technologies, and tools and resources, aimed at reducing methane emissions from municipal solid waste. The intended audience of the series including national and subnational decision-makers and policymakers, waste professionals, waste facility operators, project developers, international development professionals, financial institutions interested in funding waste methane mitigation projects, and students and academics. 

During the first virtual workshop, Global Opportunities and Strategies for Addressing Landfill Methane, speakers discussed mitigating methane emissions from open dumpsites and landfills and review case studies that highlight effective initiatives to reduce methane emissions. 

The first virtual workshop took place on 23 January 2024 from 11:00am - 12:00pm EST (UTC -5).