Methane

Methane , Emissions , Shale Plays , Technology

Oil and Gas Technology: Curbing Methane

Emission monitoring technologies have emerged, offering ground- and air-based leak detection to the oil and gas industry.

March 14, 2022

Methane , Emissions , ESG , Shale Plays , Technology

Apache Expands Methane Monitoring Partnership in Permian Basin

With the planned expansion, LongPath Technologies will provide real-time monitoring for approximately 60 Apache facilities across multiple areas of the Permian Basin.

March 7, 2022

Exploration & Production , Methane , Emissions , ESG , Technology

Methane Management: Creating a Plan of Action

Service providers are contributing to methane emissions management by advising operators with systematic action plans to achieve their reduction targets.

March 1, 2022

Methane , ESG , Digital Oilfield

Methane Detection Technologies Preparing Operators for Upcoming EPA Regulations

Continuous OGI cameras are a clear path forward for the industry to demonstrate ESG leadership and regain its credibility as a responsibly sourced form of energy.

February 17, 2022

Exploration & Production , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Biden Administration Pledges $1.15 Billion for Orphaned Well Clean-up Program

Texas and Pennsylvania are eligible for the most funding in the first phase of the new $4.7 billion federal program to address orphan oil and gas wells.

January 31, 2022

Methane , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

US Climate-change Fight Threatened as Manchin Rejects Biden’s Bill

Here are five top climate measures in President Joe Biden’s $1.75 trillion Build Back Better bill, and a discussion of their prospects if the wider legislation dies.

December 21, 2021

Methane , Emissions , Shale Plays

EDF Aerial Survey Detects Major Methane Plumes from Permian Basin Operations

The research conducted by EDF via helicopter during the first two weeks of November found that 14% of the methane plumes detected in the Permian Basin were the result of malfunctioning flares.

December 16, 2021

Investment , Natural Gas , Methane , Energy Transition , ESG

Shareholders, Investors Driving Fossil Fuels’ Embrace of ESG

The natural gas industry has recognized the importance of ESG concerns and is moving rapidly to address them.

December 15, 2021

Exploration & Production , Markets , Methane , Legislation , International , Emissions

EU to Clamp Down on Domestic Methane Emissions from Oil and Gas

A new proposal would force oil and gas operators in the EU to find and fix leaks of methane in their infrastructure, though it did not extend the rules to cover the companies abroad that supply most of Europe’s gas.

December 15, 2021

Methane , Emissions , ESG , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Report: Methane Emission Reductions in Oil and Gas Largley from Divestments

Even though emission intensity in U.S. is below the global average, much room for improvement remains, according to a new report by GlobalData.

December 2, 2021