Environmental Groups File Narrow Methane Suit, As Industry Seeks Changes

May 9, 2024
Three environmental groups are filing a lawsuit over “discrete aspects” of EPA’s oil and gas methane emissions rule that they consider too lenient, even as major industry groups are also submitting administrative petitions for the agency to reconsider other elements of the regulation they deem too onerous. The May 7 suit by Air Alliance Houston, Clean Air Council and Environmental Integrity Project also coincides with a May 7 administrative petition from the same groups for EPA to reconsider aspects of...

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