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Global Methane Initiative (GMI)

Global Methane Initiative (GMI)

The Global Methane Initiative (GMI) is an international public-private partnership focused on reducing barriers to the recovery and use of methane as a clean energy source.


Accomplishments ReportWith assistance from the U.S. Government, GMI has supported the identification and implementation of more than 1,100 methane emission reduction projects. In 2018, these projects delivered actual annual methane emission reductions of over 39.4 MMTCO2e. Read the latest annual report.

GMI Map of Methane Sites

GMI methane sites mapGMI maintains a map of more than 2,000 sites across the globe where methane abatement, recovery, and/or use projects have been identified or completed. View the interactive GMI Map of Methane Sites on the international GMI website.Exit

Global Methane Challenge

Global Methane ChallengeThe goal of the challenge is to catalyze ambitious action to reduce methane emissions and to showcase policies and technologies being used to reduce methane emissions around the world. Learn more.