The Coal Mining Methane Abatement Seminar will be held at the InterContinental Hotel Sydney on 4-5 September 2012, with a Site Visit on Thursday 6 September. This event will be held in conjunction with the Global Methane Initiative Subcommittee meeting on Wednesday 5 September.
This international seminar will consider technologies needed to safely avoid and reduce fugitive methane emissions from coal mining.
This free seminar covers
- the Australian Government's $70 million coal mine methane abatement program
- strategies to progress the development of key technologies
- monitoring and reporting greenhouse emissions
- methane avoidance through enhanced drilling and drainage systems
- using drainage gases
- capturing and using ventilation air methane
- safety and compliance standards
- site visit
The Global Methane Initiative and the Australian Government Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism
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STYLE AND HISTORY ON THE EDGE OF SYDNEY HARBOUR. InterContinental Sydney is a true expression in luxury. Positioned on the edge of the world’s most stunning harbour, just moments walk from the famous Opera House, Royal Botanic Gardens, Harbour Bridge, The Rocks and the ferries from Circular Quay. Built around the restored Treasury Building of 1851, the hotel’s 509 contemporary designed guest rooms all provide picture frame views, the hotel's collection of 28 suites have been home to world leaders and celebrities from across the globe for more than two decades. For the ultimate Sydney experience, upgrade to a Club guest room and receive access to our exclusive Club InterContinental lounge. Positioned high above the city with incomparable panoramic views across iconic Sydney Harbour, Club InterContinental is an exclusive lounge located on the spectacular rooftop of the hotel. Guests can enjoy deluxe breakfast, all day light refreshments and twilight drinks while taking in breathtaking views of the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Inside, luxurious furnishings and latest technology ensure a private retreat perfect for conducting business or simply relaxing.