She manages the Agency's Climate Change Division's domestic and international oil and gas work under the Natural Gas STAR Program and the Methane to Markets Partnership
The Methane to Markets Partnership brings together the market expertise, financing, and technology necessary for developing cost-effective methane recovery and use projects at landfills, coal mines, oil and gas systems, and agricultural operations.
Later this year, the Partnership will highlight its efforts at the first Methane to Markets Partnership Expo, to be held in Beijing, Oct.
Garza, presided over the first meeting of the Methane to Markets Partnership
(M2M) in Mexico.
Delegates outlined the current state of international cooperation on a range of initiatives launched by the United States: Generation IV, or fourth-generation nuclear fission reactors; Methane to Markets Partnership
, destined to avoid methane emissions from waste dumps, coal mines and the hydrocarbons sector; carbon sequestration leadership forum on the capture and sequestration of CO2; international partnership for the hydrogen economy on the hydrogen economy and the production of zero emission electricity; global Earth observation system on monitoring of the earth's environment, weather, agriculture and natural disasters; bilateral and regional agreements, essentially on climate science and technology.