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Proc. ASME. NAWTEC20, 20th Annual North American Waste-to-Energy Conference, 159-165, April 23–25, 2012
Paper No: NAWTEC20-7048
... of landfill methane and displaced grid-connected fossil fuel electricity generation. Due to extensive conservatism on the part of the CDM methodology, approximately 0.15–0.3 tons of credits are generated per ton of waste processed, depending on the specific operation generating the offsets. This is...
Proc. ASME. NAWTEC18, 18th Annual North American Waste-to-Energy Conference, 163-171, May 11–13, 2010
Paper No: NAWTEC18-3540
.... The current methodology is very conservative, severely restricts the accounting for avoided landfill methane, and significantly underestimates greenhouse gas savings relative to life cycle assessments performed on waste management practices. The current methodology for offsets is compared and...