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Coalbed Methane Outreach Program

Coal Mine Methane Project Resources

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The Coalbed Methane Outreach Program (CMOP) strives to provide stakeholders with the necessary tools and resources to maximize profitable methane reductions, including:


  • U.S. CMM Project Opportunities provides information about current projects and potential opportunities to develop CMM recovery and utilization projects at active U.S. coal mines.
  • CMM Cash Flow Model enables you to evaluate the potential economic viability of recovering and beneficially using CMM at a specific site in one of eight ways.
  • Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator allows you to convert figures among the many different units of measure in reference to CMM, power generation, etc.



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