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Republic Services, Aria Energy Announce Expansion of Landfill Gas-to-Energy Project at County Line Landfill
Aria developed, owns and operates the LFGTE project at
LFGTE projects typically involve capturing methane from biogas, which is generated by the decomposition of waste within a landfill. The methane is converted into renewable energy sources, in this case electricity that supplies the power grid. This process can displace the use of fossil fuels for energy generation, significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions in a community. Across the country, Republic is partnering on 69 landfill gas projects.
"Utilizing low carbon biomethane sources such as landfill gas reduces greenhouse gas emissions and helps improve local air," said
To learn more about Republic's Blue Planet 2030 sustainability goals or to download the latest Sustainability Report, visit RepublicServices.com/sustainability.
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