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EPA Urges FERC To Pause Gas Approvals Until It Bolsters GHG Policy

December 22, 2021
EPA is urging federal energy regulators to pause approval of several pending gas infrastructure projects until they finish a broader update to their policies for issuing such approvals, arguing they should include a series of more stringent greenhouse gas analysis and mitigation requirements. The arguments are detailed in Dec. 20 comments EPA submitted on a final environmental analysis the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) conducted for a natural gas compression project in New York. As part of the comments, EPA...

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