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Capturing and flaring of biogas from landfills by HYSACAM

Capturing and flaring of biogas from landfills by HYSACAM

Two Clean Development Mechanism projects to capture and flare methane from landfills in Cameroon.
Themes
  • Bioenergy
  • Energy
Location

Cameroon, Africa

Case Summary
HYSACAM launched two CDM projects to capture and flare methane from landfills. The two projects are being implemented in the Nkolfoulou landfill (Yaoundé since 2011) and PK 10 Douala (since 2014). Each of the centres costed the project promoter some USD 7 million to construct and put it into operation. Both projects are supported by the City Councils of Yaounde and Douala.

Results supported byUNDPWorld Resources InstituteTransparency partnership