Did you know?

Starting in 2007, SECCRA Power reduced emissions by

  • 3,586 tons of methane and;
  • 9,449 tons of carbon dioxide, annually.

This is equivalent to

  • Annual greenhouse gas emissions from 14,081 passenger vehicles    
  • Carbon sequestered annually by 17,474 acres of pine or fir forests
  • CO2 emissions from burning 401 railcars' worth of coal
  • CO2 emissions from 8,726,925 gallons of gasoline consumed
  • Powering 1,063 homes       

        
Since our expansion in 2010, these environmental benefits have increased to

  • 6,773 tons of methane and;
  • 17,848 tons of carbon dioxide, annually.

This is equivalent to

  • Annual greenhouse gas emissions from 20,000 passenger vehicles    
  • Carbon sequestered annually by 23,100 acres of pine or fir forests
  • CO2 emissions from burning 552 railcars' worth of coal
  • CO2 emissions from 11,400,000 gallons of gasoline consumed
  • Powering 1,400 homes   

 

 Source:  LFGE Benefits Calculator, US Environmental Protection Agency