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Landfill Gas Extraction Systems and the Equipment Used for Energy Recovery

Landfill gas extraction equipment

In this section we discuss landfill gas extraction systems and how the gas collected is used to create renewable energy. It then becomes even more sustainable when the waste heat is then used in combined heat & power (CHP) system. Landfill gas (LFG) is extracted from the landfill by exerting a small negative suction pressure […]

Why Landfill Gas Recovery is Important

Photo shows a landfill gas recovery compound..

The Importance of Landfill Gas Recovery in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions and the Proportion of Active Landfill Gas Recovery Achievable Over the Life of a Modern Sanitary Landfill Due to its high content of methane, landfill gas recovery can be regarded on the one hand as a useful alternative source of energy, when collected and […]