Country:Australia
Year:2004
Policy status:Superseded
Jurisdiction:International
Date Effective:2004
Date Ended:October 2010
Policy Type:Policy Support
Policy Target:Industry, Energy Sector>Electricity Generation>Renewable>Bioenergy
Agency:Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism
URL:http://www.ret.gov.au/energy/sustainbility_and_climate_change/international_climate_change/methane_to_markets_prtnership/Pages/MethanetoMarkets(M2M)Partnership.aspx
Description:Australia joined the Partnership at its launch in November 2004, seeking to collaborate on the recovery and use of coal mine methane with China.The M2M Partnership is a voluntary, non-binding framework for international cooperation to advance cost-effective, near-term methane recovery and use as a clean energy source. The M2M Partnership was launched at the Ministerial Meeting in Washington, D.C. in November 2004. The Partnership now includes 26 member countries as Partners. It encourages the development and implementation of projects that can result in direct methane emissions reductions

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