Groups Make Final Pitches To OMB On Oil & Gas Methane Rule Rollback

June 29, 2020
Environmentalists and oil groups are making their final pitches to EPA and White House officials regarding the agency’s draft final rollback of oil and gas methane standards, including a late-hour battle over the implications of scrapping rules for low-production wells and the legal authority for the rollback. The arguments come in recent supplemental comments to the agency as well as a series of recent meetings with the White House Office of Management & Budget (OMB) as Trump officials prepare to...

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