Slashing methane emissions from the oil and gas industry is one best and most urgent areas of climate action, according to a new report from the International Energy Agency.
In its damning climate report, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change singled out methane as a particularly damaging source of global climate pollution.
A new study has found that methane emissions from natural gas drilling in British Columbia are roughly twice as high as previously thought,.
U.S. oil production remains far below pre-pandemic levels, but methane emissions from the Permian basin are back at pre-Covid highs.
The oil industry is now supporting U.S. federal methane regulations amid rising pressure from environmental groups, but also from investors and shareholders.
Even though the Obama Administration announced methane regulations that were more biting than expected on existing wells, the real story is pending regulations on existing installations, and if the next administration will uphold them.