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Interior Moves to Rescind Most of Venting/Flaring Rule; Two States Sue

The Department of Interior (DOI) moved Tuesday to rescind most of an Obama-era rule governing associated natural gas flaring and venting on public and tribal lands while revising the remaining provisions, calling the parts of the rule marked for rescission “unnecessarily burdensome” for the oil and gas industry.

September 19, 2018

North Dakota First State to Sue EPA Over Methane Rules

North Dakota on Monday became the first state to sue the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) over its three new final rules governing methane emissions from oil and gas industry sources.

July 20, 2016