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Accomplishments

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The Global Methane Initiative (GMI) plays an important role in promoting methane capture and use projects internationally and reducing emissions of methane globally. The 2012 U.S. Government's Global Methane Initiative Accomplishments report summarizes the contributions of participating U.S. government agencies and highlights their 2011 projects and activities.

This report was developed collaboratively by EPA, the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Agency for International Development, the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the U.S. Trade and Development Agency.

Image: US. Government Accomplishments, December 20122012 Report

U.S. Government's Global Methane Initiative Accomplishments December 2012 full report (PDF) (28 pp, 3.6 MB)

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Report Highlights

In 2011, the United States:

Figure 3: FY 2011 U.S. Expenditures by Type of Activity

FY 2011 U.S. Expenditures by Type of Activity
More information about Figure 3 can be found on page 5 of the full report.

Figure 4: FY 2011 U.S. Expenditures by Region

FY 2011 U.S. Expenditures by Region
More information about Figure 4 can be found on page 5 of the full report.

Figure 5: U.S. Government Funding and Leveraged Funding FY 2005-FY 2011

U.S. Government Funding and Leveraged Funding FY 2005-FY 2011
More information about Figure 5 can be found on page 6 of the full report.

Figure 6: Annual Methane Emission Reductions from U.S.-Supported Projects,2005-2011

Annual Methane Emission Reductions from U.S.-Supported Projects,2005-2011
More information about Figure 6 can be found on page 7 of the full report.

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