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Technology, Benefits and Costs of Landfill Gas Systems

COURSE NO: C02-060
Technology, Benefits and Costs of Landfill Gas Systems
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course discusses how local governments and communities can achieve energy, environmental, health, and economic benefits by using landfill gas (LFG) recovered from municipal solid waste landfills as a source of renewable energy.


The steps and considerations involved in developing and implementing LFG energy projects and an awareness of expected costs and financing opportunities are described.  Two case studies are presented.


This 2 PDH online course is intended for city engineers, engineers working for energy service companies and contractors, and local government officials.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding the benefits of LFG
  • Learning about the technologies for recovering and using LFG
  • Understanding the foundations for project development
  • Knowing the strategies for effective project implementation
  • Learning about costs and financing opportunities
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review the course document titled, “Technology, Benefits and Costs of Landfill Gas Systems” which is based on the EPA document, “Landfill Gas Energy, A Guide to Developing and Implementing Greenhouse Gas Reduction Programs,” 2012, as part of EPA’s Local Government Climate and Energy Strategy Series.

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Technology, Benefits and Costs of Landfill Gas Systems (2.5 MB)
Course Quiz

Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 2 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on this EPA publications.

The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you will be able to print it after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email it to you. Please note that you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

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