Accelerating Methane Mitigation Through Markets

24 February, 2021
16:30 UTC
Online event


This session will share insights on how leading policy and market approaches are accelerating actions and investments in methane mitigation globally. The webinar, hosted by the Global Methane Initiative (GMI) in partnership with the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA), will showcase a diverse panel of global experts across methane mitigation technologies, markets, finance, assurance, and protocols.

The panel of experts will address the following questions:

  • What policy design elements and market/price signals are enabling methane mitigation? 
  • Where are these technologies being deployed at a notable scale? 
  • How can oil & gas stakeholders across other parts of the globe replicate these enabling market conditions for methane mitigation?  

Expert speakers will include:

  • James Diamond, GMI Oil & Gas Subcommittee Co-Chair, Environment and Climate Change Canada (Opening Remarks)
  • Katie Sullivan, Managing Director, IETA (Moderator)
  • Yvan Champagne, President, Bluesource Methane
  • Rob Hamaliuk, Executive Director - Climate Change Policy, Alberta Government
  • Michiel ten Hoopen, Founding Partner and Managing Director, ClearBlue Markets
  • Michael Cote, President, Ruby Canyon Environmental

Brief individual presentations and a moderated discussion will be followed by an interactive Q&A session with the audience. 

Additional details about the webinar will be posted on the GMI event page as they become available.

Event contact

Denise San Valentin,
Programme Management Officer
secretariat [at]


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