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Leading oil and gas companies and investors have rallied around EPA’s new methane rules. Their ongoing support will be crucial for implementation.

Published: December 7, 2023 by Sean Hackett

The EPA’s new rules to reduce methane emissions from the nation’s oil and gas industry could be a climate game changer.

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National Oil Companies’ Oversized and Overlooked Methane Emissions, How Finance and Industry Must Help Now

Published: November 28, 2023 by Andrew Baxter

NOCs have some of the lowest development and production costs, and will likely be the ones the last barrel from the ground.

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A Tale of Two Resolutions: Exxon versus Coterra, What Investors Got Wrong

Published: November 2, 2023 by Dominic Watson

World’s largest asset managers publicly disclosed voting records on climate shareholder resolutions, and the results indicate a worrisome trend.

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No Comment: Overcoming Barriers for Investors to Find their Voice on Climate Policy

Published: October 24, 2023 by Sean Hackett

The window of opportunity to achieve net-zero emissions and secure a livable future for all is rapidly narrowing. Investors must support policy.

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PHMSA’s Leak Detection and Repair Proposal Provides a Pipeline for Methane Risk Mitigation

Published: June 15, 2023 by Sean Hackett

US DOT PHMSA proposal to improve pipeline operations and leak management would enhance public safety and reduce methane emissions by as much as 55%.

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ExxonMobil at a crossroads: A mega-merger in the Permian threatens U.S. methane action

Published: May 4, 2023 by Dominic Watson

ExxonMobil is reported to be eyeing an acquisition of Pioneer Natural Resources, the third-largest oil producer in the booming Permian Basin.

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2023 World Bank Flaring Update

2023 World Bank data indicates trouble for the goal of zero routine flaring by 2030. Oil & gas producers must cut flaring by 20% per year to meet ZRF.

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MethaneSAT: A New Era of Transparency for Methane Measurement

MethaneSAT will fill critical gaps in the capabilities of existing methane satellites and be a powerful tool to accelerate climate action

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