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Coalbed Methane News
Welcome to the first edition of CMOP's new Coalbed Methane Monthly newsletter.
New Research on Methane Emissions Abatement
The University of Newcastle, Australia, has received AUS$30 million to develop and roll-out new abatement technologies for fugitive methane emissions from underground mining operations. The four-year research project will address some of the major technical barriers to the full scale commercial deployment of ventilation air methane (VAM) emissions abatement technologies, including the critical challenge of safe connection to the ventilation systems of underground mines.Read More >>
Colorado Mining Association Western Mining Conference
14-17 April 2014
North American Coalbed Methane Forum
21 May 2014
Global Methane Initiative (GMI) Coal Subcommittee Internet Meeting
3 June 2014
Recently Released Publications
- GMI Methane International Newsletter - February 2014
- Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program - Requirements for Underground Coal Mines (Subpart FF) (PDF, 77pp, 419KB) - Updated February 2014
- California EPA Air Advisory Board - Compliance Offset Protocol Mine Methane Capture Projects (Word, 3pp, 749KB) - Discussion draft 01/31/2014