Natural Gas

A new study confirms that overall methane emissions rates from natural gas systems are lower than EPA estimated.

Chico Marx famously asked, “Who you gonna believe, me or your own eyes?”


The EPA said last week it will soon unveil new regulations for oil and natural gas production designed to reduce emissions of methane. But emissions are already falling.

Because tens of billions of investment dollars are at stake, the Outlook is not a picture of how we wish or hope the world will look, but how we expect it to.


In 2013 natural gas from shale provided the largest share of the country’s natural gas supply – 40 percent of total natural gas production.

Answering questions about the future of hydrocarbons and their role in meeting the global energy imperative.



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