Fortsetzung Coal Mine Methane Capture

Erkenschwick, Germany

Coal mine methane (CMM) is drained from abandoned shafts the mine and is utilized for the generation of power. The power produced by the project is fed into the public power grid. The heat produced by the project is fed into the heating main of a local heat and power plant, replacing heat normally produced by using fuel oil and natural gas.

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Project Type:



Methane Capture

Emissions Reduction:

188,263 mt CO2e


Verified Carbon Standard
PROJECT sustainability GOALS

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