EIP Warns Of Massive GHG, Pollution Increases From Oil & Gas Boom

January 8, 2020
One day after the oil industry sought to tout the greenhouse gas and other benefits of oil and gas drilling, environmentalists are warning that planned expansions throughout the industry could bring a 30 percent increase in GHGs over the next five years, along with corresponding increases in conventional air pollutants that harm public health. Environmental Integrity Project (EIP) in a Jan. 8 report examines permit applications and final permits from companies that extract or refine oil and gas including liquefied...

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