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States Ramp Up Review Of Legal Barriers To Innovative Methane Controls

March 07, 2018
State environment officials are planning to take fresh look at ways to minimize legal or regulatory barriers to approval of innovative technologies for curbing the potent greenhouse gas methane and other pollutants from oil and gas operations, but which may not be recognized as compliance options in existing rules, according to state sources. The effort, teed up during a broader Feb. 27-28 roundtable on oil and gas development convened by EPA, Environmental Council of the States (ECOS) and the Interstate...

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