GHGRP Underground Coal Mines US EPA
GHGRP Underground Coal Mines. The Underground Coal Mines sector consists of all underground coal mines that liberate 36500000 actual cubic feet of methane equivalent to approximately 17579 metric tons CO 2 e or more per year. Facilities in this sector include both underground coal mines under development and those egorized by the Mine
Civil Cases and Settlements Enforcement US EPA
The national grocery store chain Trader Joes Company has agreed to reduce emissions of potent greenhouse gases from refrigeration equipment at 453 of its stores under a proposed settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency EPA to resolve alleged violations of the Clean Air Act.
USERS GUIDE FOR ESTIMATING METHANE EMISSIONS FROM COAL
greenhouse gas emissions. In 1998 EPA revisited the States Workbook and expanded it to follow the format of EIIP guidance documents for criteria air pollutants. The result was a comprehensive stepwise approach to estimating greenhouse gas emissions at the state level. This detailed methodology was appreciated by states with the capacity to devote
ICMM and Mitigating GHG emissions and building resilience
To tackle direct emissions from mine sites ICMM members are collaborating with original equipment manufacturers OEMs in a noncompetitive space to accelerate the development of a new generation of mining vehicles and improve existing ones with the ambition to introduce GHG emissionfree surface mining vehicles by 2040.
Mining Industry Climate Action Plan MICAP
emissions from the present through 2012. The 2004 report will include a alogue of activities that our members are engaged in that have already resulted in greater efficiencies and lower emissions intensity and that will contribute to avoidance reduction or sequestration of emissions and reduction of emissions intensity in the future.
Pathways towards zeroemission copper mines MINING.COM
Pathways towards zeroemission copper mines. Olympic dam copper mine in South Australia. Reference image courtesy of BHP The International Copper Association Australia ICAA commissioned the
Assessing Emissions from Active and Abandoned Coal Mines
Assessing Emissions from Active and Abandoned Coal Mines. The gas emission zone liberates and accumulates significant amounts of coal mine methane as a byproduct of active mining. In most active mines coal mine methane is controlled by wellbores called gob gas ventholes. Despite the presence of these wellbores it is not possible to capture
Greenhouse Gas And Gold Mines Emissions Intensities
Barrick Gold Corp. 39s Kibali mine one of Africa 39s largest gold mines saw emissions decline 18 year over year in 2020. The company commissioned a 9MW battery support system for Kibali 39s power grid in 2020 which stabilized power at the mine and reduced emissions.