The Americas: Brazil

Study Tour on Landfill Gas Energy

Date: February 2011
Location: Washington, USA

During this study tour supported by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), a delegation from the Brazilian Association of Regulatory Agencies met with representatives from the Kentucky Public Service Commission, the Ohio Public Utility Commission, the Solid Waste Association of North America, the Inter-American Development Bank, and the EPA to examine the landfill gas energy potential in Brazil.

Due to the expertise gained during this study tour, the participants made great strides towards improving utilization of landfill gas in Brazil.




At A Glance

Project Dates: 2009-2012 (Closed)

Partners: Brazilian Association of Regulatory Agencies