At the landfill site in Ulricehamn two GasBoxes are installed. In most cases, landfill sites collect the gas and then flare it. But Ulricehamn wanted to go a step further, so instead of flaring, the gas is now converted into electricity and heat.
The gas in the landfill is expected to last at least 25 years, probably even longer and the thought is that the area in time will be self-sufficient.
Read the full article, page 4-5 (in Swedish) here: Dagens Industri