2011 U.S. Coal Mine Methane Conference
Sponsored by US EPA's Coalbed Methane Outreach Program
Photo Credit: Mike Tittel
October 18 – 20, 2011
Marriott Park City Hotel, Park City, Utah USA
Tuesday, October 18
Felicia Ruiz, U.S. EPA Coalbed Methane Outreach Program
Randy Udall – Energy Analyst and former director of the Community Office for Resource Efficiency (CORE) in western Colorado
Moderator: Felicia Ruiz, U.S. EPA Coalbed Methane Outreach Program
Jayne Somers and Felicia Ruiz, U.S. EPA Coalbed Methane Outreach Program
Benjamin "Frank" Martin, U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Collon Kennedy, Ruby Canyon Engineering
Moderator: Jayne Somers, U.S. EPA Coalbed Methane Outreach Program
Ben Apple, Verdeo
Michael Cote, Ruby Canyon Engineering
Joel Levin, Climate Action Reserve
Wednesday, October 19
Jayne Somers, U.S. EPA Coalbed Methane Outreach Program
Facilitated by: Clark Talkington, Advisor, Penfield Group, Ltd.
Deborah Kosmack, Consol Energy, on CONSOL Energy's two commercial-scale ventilation air methane abatement projects (PDF) (37 pp, 2.2MB).
Ken Zak, MEGTEC Systems, on achievements in carbon credit generation and the long-term operability of VAM processing systems (PDF) (26 pp, 1.6MB).
Nicolas Duplessis, Biothermica, on the accomplishments of the VAM abatement project at Walter Energy shaft 4-9 and future developments (PDF) (30 pp, 1.1MB).
(Roundtable Discussion will include a Networking Break at 10:30 a.m.)
Moderator: Mendbayar Badarch, Mongolia Nature and Environment Consortium
Jeff Liebert, Verdeo
Jonathan R. Kelafant, Advanced Resources International
Raymond C. Pilcher, Raven Ridge Resources
Melf Jasper Thomsen, MWM GmbH