EDF renews push for advanced leak detection in PHMSA methane rule

January 12, 2022
The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) is releasing a report it says shows widespread availability of “advanced” methane leak detection technologies, highlighting its ongoing push for federal pipeline regulators to include such requirements in an upcoming rule for identifying and mitigating gas pipeline emissions. “The technologies needed to find and fix rogue emissions of methane are here and already seeing adoption in the field,” said Erin Murphy, a senior EDF attorney, in announcing the Jan. 12 report . “Deploying available solutions...

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