California Air Regulators Eye Methane Emissions From Oil, Ag

California’s air regulators are increasingly turning their attention to a greenhouse gas that has largely gone overlooked – methane. According to the U.S. EPA, when it comes to climate change, methane emissions have an impact 20 times greater than CO2 emissions, pound for pound. That’s why Governor Jerry Brown singled out the gas during his inaugural address this month as part of his plan to combat climate change. <more>

 

Jan. 20, 2015 VPR