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Coal Mine Methane in Russia

Coal Mine Methane in Russia
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Edition: 2009
70 pages


This paper discusses coal mine methane emissions (CMM) in the Russian Federation and the potential for their productive utilisation. It highlights specific opportunities for cost-effective reductions of CMM from oil and natural gas facilities, coal mines and landfills, with the aim of improving knowledge about effective policy approaches.

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Coal Mine Methane in Russia - Russian version