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E.P.A. to Roll Back Regulations on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas

Aug 29, 2019 - The New York Times

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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is set to announce on Thursday that it intends to sharply curtail the regulation of methane emissions, a major contributor to climate change, according to an industry official with knowledge of the plan.

The Environmental Protection Agency, in a proposed rule, will aim to eliminate federal government requirements that the oil and gas industry put in place techn...