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					                                                    Approved as
                                                    Carbon Credit
Energy/Environmental/Engineering/Carbon             Verifier
 MM&A is approved by the Chicago
 Climate Exchange (CCX) as a qualified,
                                             Pre-Min i n g
 independent verifier for carbon credits     Activitie s
 for a variety of markets including coal
 mine methane (CMM) and abandoned            ◆ CMM collected from wells drilled
 mine methane (AMM) projects. CCX is           after January 1, 1999, and mined
 the world’s first legally binding rules-      around or through after January 1,
 based greenhouse gas emissions                2003, can be registered and traded
 trading system. Carbon credits can be         on the CCX up to the sales limits
 earned (and traded on the exchange)           sets for years 2003-2006 (Phase I
 for documented reductions in methane          reporting).
 emissions occurring during the
 mining process if the gas that would        ◆ CMM collected from wells drilled
 have otherwise been emitted to the            after January 1, 1999, and mined
 atmosphere is rather (1) sold as high         around or through after January 1,
 quality gas on a natural gas pipeline         2007 can be registered and traded
 system, or (2) used as mid-quality gas in     on the CCX (Phase II reporting).
 electricity generation.                                                                       Gas Compressor Control Panel
                                             Post-Mi n i n g
 In order to qualify for the carbon
 credits, the methane extraction             Activitie s                                MM&A is currently in the process
 technique must first be approved for                                                   of verifying CMM carbon credits
 use by the Mine Safety and Health           ◆ CMM from any well drilled at any         for mining operations located in the
 Administration (MSHA) and meet the            time, collected after January 1, 2003,   Appalachian Basin and the Black
 following eligibility requirements:           which is processed/refined through       Warrior Basin for a U.S.-based min-
                                               a low quality gas facility, construct    ing company. MM&A has also been
                                               ed after January 1, 1999, or utilized    approached by a number of other
                                               in a low quality combustion process,     firms to potentially verify CMM carbon
                                               constructed after January 1, 1999,       credits from mining operations located
                                               can be registered and traded on the      in the U.S. and Europe. MM&A is well
                                               CCX up to the sales limits set for       positioned to assist in these types of
                                               years 2003-2006 (Phase I reporting).     projects due to our extensive experi-
                                                                                        ence in mining engineering, coalbed
                                             ◆ CMM from any well drilled at any         methane (CBM) production, and carbon
                                               time, collected after January 1, 2007,   sequestration technologies. We look
                                               which is processed/refined through       forward to assisting mining and CBM
                                               a low quality gas facility, construct    owners and producers to verify the
                                               ed after January 1, 1999, or utilized    carbon credits eligible through the CCX
          Orifice Gas Meter Chart              in a low quality combustion process,     trading system.
                                               constructed after January 1, 1999,
                                               can be registered and traded on the
                                               CCX (Phase II reporting).




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