Sectoral Scope

1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)

Stage: Methodology Idea Note
Methodology Development ID #: M0201

The proposed new methodology covers project activities that capture and utilize methane from freshwater reservoirs for energy generation. This methodology applies to new or existing reservoirs and includes different upstream and downstream methane capture technologies such as bubbling, diffusion, and degassing.


The methodology idea note was submitted by Bluemethane Ltd (opens on external site) and is currently under review by Verra, as per Section 3.1.4 of the Methodology Development and Review Process, 4.2 (PDF).

Stakeholders interested in collaborating during methodology development or developing projects that this methodology might enable are encouraged to contact Please include Methodology Development ID# M0201 in the subject line.

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