Landfill Gas Collection, Use and Destruction

This dataset provides a summary of information reported by landfills regarding their landfill gas collection (LFG), methane destruction and/or use, and associated emission reductions as required by Section 11 of O.Reg. 347 under the Environmental Protection Act.

Data includes:

  • Year
  • Environmental Compliance Approval Number (ECA)
  • Landfill Site Name
  • Site Address
  • Approved Site Volume (m3)
  • Is LFG collected? (Yes/No)
  • LFG Destruction % - Flare
  • LFG Destruction % - Electricity Generation
  • LFG – Other %
  • LFG Other % - Description
  • Annual LFG Collected (m3)
  • Methane (%)
  • Destruction Efficiency (%) – Flare
  • Destruction Efficiency (%) – Electricity Generation
  • Destruction Efficiency (%) – Other
  • Emissions Reductions – Global Warming Potential (GWP) 21 (tonnes carbon dioxide equivalent (tCO2e))
  • Emissions Reductions - GWP 25 (tCO2e)
  • Carbon dioxide generated from Methane Destruction (tonnes)

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2010 - 2019

Supporting Files

Additional Info

Field Value
Geographic coverage Ontario
Geography Breakdown None
Source URL/Address
Maintainer Climate Change Policy Branch
Author Email
Maintainer branch Climate Change Policy Branch
Last Validated Date 2021-02-24
Update frequency Yearly
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