Speaker: Lisa P. Jackson
EPA Administrator

Sound bite 1 (MP3, 0:14 secs, 141 KB )
Transcript: Methane is a greenhouse gas with 20 times the impact of carbon dioxide. The Methane to Markets Partnership reduces global greenhouse gas emissions while increasing economic growth, strengthening energy security and improving air quality.

Sound bite 2 (MP3, 0:15 secs, 205 KB )
Transcript: We're coming together as a global community to tackle a global challenge and move into the clean energy future. The Methane to Markets Partnership is cutting greenhouse gases and providing new, clean energy options to communities and businesses around the world.

Sound bite 3 (MP3, 0:21 secs, 145 KB )
Transcript: The Methane to Markets Partnership is made up of 30 countries, the European Commission and more than 900 other groups. Since the partnership began in 2004, it has supported more than 170 projects, cutting 27 million metric tons of greenhouse gases annually, equal to the electricity use of 3.5 million homes for one year.