Oil Sector Presses EPA To Increase Monitoring Flexibility In Methane Plan

January 12, 2022
The main oil and gas industry trade group is pressing EPA to adopt more flexible monitoring requirements in its proposed methane standards for new and existing sources in the sector, offering an early preview of what the industry will say in formal comments on the plan due later this month. Mike Sommers, president of the American Petroleum Institute (API), said during a Jan. 12 press event that the group’s comments would highlight broad support for the EPA proposal , but...

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