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LGI - Icon Greenhouse Gas Abatement

Biogas captured

27 million m3
LGI - Icons -Co2 Abated

Carbon abatement

257 thousand tonnes (t CO2e - environmental benefit)
LGI - Icons - Carbon Credits

ACCUs created

92 thousand Australian carbon credit units
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Seedlings planted

4.2 million seedlings planted for 10 years (t CO2e)
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Cars off the road

5,555 for the last 12 months of carbon abatement (t CO2e)
As of February 2024

Biogas Capture and Abatement from Landfill Project

We expedite the transition to renewables with clean energy and carbon abatement solutions. Carbon credits enable a commercially viable project to create additional abatement. 

  • Long-term contract with Shellharbour City Council to recover and beneficially use biogas and abate carbon from this regional landfill in Dunmore. This improves air quality, reduces greenhouse gas emissions and contributes to the local economy.

  • No regulatory requirement to capture biogas, however ACCUs enable additional carbon abatement (above its 30% baseline) from a commercially viable flaring project under the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF).

  • Since 2013, LGI installed a bespoke biogas management system with an LGI 1000 ERF compliant biogas flare. Council benefits from this bespoke system at minimal cost.

  • LGI collaborates closely with the Council regarding the design, installation, operations and maintenance of the biogas management system,  including the monitoring and reporting services provided.