Methane Emissions

Global Demand for U.S. Natural Gas Grows, Along with Climate Scrutiny

Global Demand for U.S. Natural Gas Grows, Along with Climate Scrutiny

The U.S. natural gas industry is facing regulatory pressure on multiple fronts this year as global demand continues to rise.

January 20, 2022
Certified Natural Gas, Particularly for LNG Exports, Said Likely to Fetch Premium Prices

Certified Natural Gas, Particularly for LNG Exports, Said Likely to Fetch Premium Prices

Commitments to responsibly produce U.S. natural gas surged in 2021, and this year is expected to be even better, as the energy world works to reduce emissions, according to experts.

January 20, 2022
Could Methane Unlock A Canadian Natural Gas And Oil Brand Revamp?

Could Methane Unlock A Canadian Natural Gas And Oil Brand Revamp?

A 15-year Canadian research, product development and field testing campaign has made available proven technology capable of reducing methane emissions by more than 45%, according to the oil and gas industry agency leading the environmental effort. “Methane is the key to creating a clean Canadian oil and gas brand,” Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada (PTAC) stated…

December 23, 2021
European Commission Moves to Ban Long-Term Natural Gas Contracts After 2049

European Commission Moves to Ban Long-Term Natural Gas Contracts After 2049

European Union (EU) long-term natural gas contracts would not be extended after 2049 under a package of legislative proposals put forward by the European Commission (EC) last week to decarbonize EU gas markets, promote hydrogen and reduce methane emissions.   The proposals are part of a broader strategy to cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 55%…

December 20, 2021
ExxonMobil, Scepter Looking to ‘Redefine’ Global Methane Detection, Mitigation

ExxonMobil, Scepter Looking to ‘Redefine’ Global Methane Detection, Mitigation

ExxonMobil is teaming up with Scepter Inc. to deploy advanced satellite technology and data processing platforms to “redefine methane detection and mitigation efforts,” initially in the Permian Basin. The partnership is slated to be multi-sector, extending across the energy complex and dozens of other industries including agriculture, manufacturing and transportation. “This collaboration will enable multiple…

December 20, 2021
Certifying Appalachia Natural Gas as Responsibly Sourced Expands for Private E&Ps, Midstreamers

Certifying Appalachia Natural Gas as Responsibly Sourced Expands for Private E&Ps, Midstreamers

More Lower 48 producers and increasingly, midstream operators, are looking to Project Canary to earn environmental certification for their natural gas supplies. Related entities Tug Hill Operating LLC and XcL Midstream Operating LLC, which principally operate in West Virginia’s Marshall and Wetzel counties, have partnered to gain the responsibly sourced gas (RSG) designation across all…

December 9, 2021
BP Gains MiQ Natural Gas Certification for Haynesville Wells in Texas

BP Gains MiQ Natural Gas Certification for Haynesville Wells in Texas

BP plc has become the latest major to differentiate its natural gas through MiQ, with the U.S. onshore business achieving a top grade for the methane emissions performance of some wells in the Haynesville Shale. MiQ’s independently audited certification system reviewed emissions in the Haynesville that are managed by BP’s Lower 48 arm BPX Energy…

December 9, 2021
Diversified Set to Track Appalachia Oil, Gas Methane Leaks with Aerial Scans

Diversified Set to Track Appalachia Oil, Gas Methane Leaks with Aerial Scans

Methane leak detection provider Bridger Photonics has been selected to perform multi-year aerial scans of Diversified Energy Co. plc’s natural gas production and distribution assets, initially in Appalachia. Bridger plans to deploy its laser imaging, detection and ranging (LiDAR) equipment to track the emissions. “Our Gas Mapping LiDAR technology will efficiently detect, pinpoint and quantify…

December 8, 2021
AMLO, Biden, Trudeau Promise ‘North American Methane Strategy’ in Washington Summit

AMLO, Biden, Trudeau Promise ‘North American Methane Strategy’ in Washington Summit

Mexican President Andrés Maneul López Obrador, joined by U.S. President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday pledged to create a “North American strategy on methane and black carbon” during a trilateral summit in Washington, DC. The strategy will aim “to reduce methane emissions from all sectors, especially oil and gas,” the…

November 22, 2021
Biden, Trudeau, López Obrador Pledge to Curb Oil and Gas Methane Emissions in Trilateral Summit

Biden, Trudeau, López Obrador Pledge to Curb Oil and Gas Methane Emissions in Trilateral Summit

President Biden, joined by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador on Thursday pledged to create a “North American strategy on methane and black carbon” during a trilateral summit this week in Washington, DC. The strategy will aim “to reduce methane emissions from all sectors, especially oil and gas,” the…

November 19, 2021
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