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12th Session Group of Experts on Coal Mine Methane

24 - 25 October 2017

Salle VIII, Palais des Nations, Geneva

The session will open on 24 October with elections for the Bureau of the Group. The rest of the day will feature the seventh joint meeting of the UNECE Group of Experts on Coal Mine Methane (CMM) and the Global Methane Initiative (GMI) Coal Subcommittee. For more details, please visit a web page dedicated to the event.

On 25 October, the Group will address cross-cutting activities conducted under the Committee on Sustainable Energy, the project on transformation of the energy sector, progress in carrying out the deliverables of the 2016-2017 work cycle, including the status of implementation of the extrabudgetary project on Dissemination of best practices in the abatement, recovery, and use of methane, and the status and activities of the International Centres of Excellence on CMM in Poland and in China. The Group will additionally review its work plan for 2018-2019 and discuss its implementation. 

ONLINE REGISTRATION

https://www2.unece.org/uncdb/app/ext/meeting-registration?id=6eGKaE

If you have any difficulties in registering online, please send an e-mail to: cmm.energy@unece.org

LOGISTICAL INFORMATION ( Pdf )


Document Title & SymbolENGFRERUS
Item 1. Adoption of the agenda 
Annotated provisional agenda for the twelfth session
ECE/ENERGY/GE.4/2017/1
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Detailed TimetablePDF
Report of the 11th session of the Group of Experts on Coal Mine Methane 
ECE/ENERGY/GE.4/2016/2
PDFPDFPDF
Item 3.  Opening remarks
Opening Remarks by Mr. Raymond Pilcher, Chair of the Group of Experts on Coal Mine MethanePDF
Item 8.  Work plan for 2018-2019
Work plan of the Group of Experts on Coal Mine Methane for 2018-2019
ECE/ENERGY/2017/7-ECE/ENERGY/GE.4/2017/3
PDFPDFPDF
Item 11. Adoption of conclusions and recommendations 
Draft conclusions and recommendationsPDF
Item 12. Adoption of the report and close of the meeting
Report of the 12th session of the Group of Experts on Coal Mine Methane
ECE/ENERGY/GE.4/2017/2
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Presentation Title & AuthorENGFRERUS
Provisional Agenda for the 25th GMI Coal Subcommittee meetingPDF
Update from Administrative Support Group
Ms. Monica Shimamura, Director, The Global Methane Initiative Secretariat 
PDF
Co-Chair Report to the 25th Session of the Global Methane Initiative (GMI) Coal Subcommittee
Ms. Felicia A. Ruiz, Manager, Coalbed Methane Outreach Program, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Co-Chair, GMI Coal Subcommittee
PDF
Partner Country and Project Network Updates
Canada’s Coal Sector Update
Ms. Nicole Folliet, Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC)
PDF
Colombian CMM Update
Mr. Ruben Dario Chanci
PDF
India Coal Sector Update
Mr. Shekhar Saran, Chairman cum Managing Director, Central Mine Planning & Design Institute
PDF
Poland Coal Sector Update
Mr. Jacek SKIBA, Head Development, and Research Specialist, Central Mining Institute, Katowice, Poland
PDF
Turkey Coal Sector Update
Mr. Hasan Hüseyin ERDOĞAN, Head of Department, Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources
PDF
United States Coal Sector Update
Ms. Felicia A. Ruiz, Manager, Coalbed Methane Outreach Program, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Co-Chair, GMI Coal Subcommittee
PDF
CMM situation in selected states
Perspectives and Obstacles for Coal Mine Methane in Georgia
Mr. Levan Vepkhvadze, Adviser to CEO on Strategic Issues, Georgian Industrial Group
PDF
Status of Coal Mine Methane Degasification and Utilization in Ukraine
Mr. Igor Yashchenko, Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine
PDF
Presentation Title & AuthorENGFRERUS
Item 5: Activities and priorities of UNECE and its Committee on Sustainable Energy
Pathways to Sustainable Energy Project
Ms. Lisa Tinschert, Project Manager, Pathways Project, UNECE
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The UNFC and its approach to CMM, CBM, AMM and VAM
Mr. Harikrishnan Tulsidas, Economic Affairs Officer, UNECE
PDF
Application of UNFC for management of CBM/CMM/AMM/VAM resources in India
Mr. Shekar Sharan, Chairman-cum-Managing Director, Central Mine Planning & Design Institute
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Project on Transition of the Energy Sector
Mr. Raymond C. Pilcher, Chair, Group of Experts on CMM
PDF
EC Research Fund For Coal and Steel's Projects on AMM
Mr. Hervé Martin, Head of Unit RTD.D4 Coal & Steel
PDF
Item 6: Report on implementation of the work plan for 2016-2017
Report on Group’s activities delivered in 2016-2017
Mr. Raymond C. Pilcher, Chair, Group of Experts on CMM 
PDF
Report on Evaluation of the program performed by the external evaluator
Mr. Marius Birsan, Independent Evaluator
PDF
International Centre of Excellence on Coal Mine Methane in Poland 
Representatives of ICE-CMM in Poland
PDF
International Centre of Excellence on Coal Mine Methane in China
Representatives of ICE-CMM in China 
PDF
Item 7: Work: Conclusions and recommendations of the Workshop on CMM and AMM in the context of Sustainable Energy
Update on recent developments in VAM
Mr. Richard Mattus, Consultant, RM Business Consulting
PDF
Item 8: Work plan for 2018-2019
Draft procedures for the Best Practice Guidance translation
Mr. David Creedy, Vice-Chair, Group of Experts on CMM
PDF
A risk management tool on gas control and explosion prevention
Mr. David Creedy, Vice-Chair, Group of Experts on CMM
PDF
Activities to be delivered with ICE-CMMs
Mr. David Creedy, Vice-Chair, Group of Experts on CMM
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