Landfill Methane Outreach Program
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East Baton Rouge Parish LFG Energy Project
- Baton Rouge, Louisiana
- End User(s):
- Del-tech Corporation
- East Baton Rouge Parish Landfill
- Landfill Size:
- 10.2 million tons waste-in-place (1998)
- Project Type:
- Project Size:
- 757 standard cubic feet per minute (scfm)
- Environmental Benefits:
- Carbon sequestered annually by 2,000 acres of pine or fir forests, annual greenhouse gas emissions from 1,800 passenger vehicles, or carbon dioxide emissions from 22,000 barrels of oil consumed. Annual energy savings equate to heating 2,600 homes. Estimated emissions reductions of 0.0026 million metric tons of carbon equivalents.
- LMOP Partners Involved:
- Renovar Energy Corp.
- Last Updated: