The Samsun Landfill Gas to Energy project consists of the voluntary collection and destruction of landfill gas from an expanded landfill gas collection system at the Samsun Landfill in Samsun, Turkey. The project involves the collection and utilization of the LFG and converted to electricity with an installed capacity generating 54,600 MWh per year.
Project standard: Gold Standard
Technology: LFG to Energy
Region: Easter Mediterranean (Turkey)
Annual volume: 135,155 tons CO2-equivalent emission reductions
Per capita CO2 Emissions by Country

By default, we reference per capita CO2 emissions for the United States when providing estimates concerning the percentage of your footprint that will be offset with each investment. To reference the per capita CO2 emissions for other countries, please see the table below.