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April 16, 2019: Prehistoric diseases laying dormant in ancient ice could soon be unleashed due to climate change.
April 11, 2019: The controversy over whether or not there is methane on Mars and what it might mean looks set to rage on after the latest readings found next to no evidence of the gas...
April 3, 2019: We may be one step closer to cracking the Mars methane mystery.
April 3, 2019: For oil and gas companies and their investors, common-sense policy that can manage potent greenhouse gas emissions today is a key risk-reducing measure for the industry
April 2, 2019: Evidence of methane is one of the potential markers to indicate life once existed on the Red Planet.
April 2, 2019: A European spacecraft has confirmed a report of methane being released from the surface of Mars.
April 2, 2019: NASA's Curiosity rover and the European Space Agency's Mars Express have confirmed the presence of methane in the air above Gale Crater.
April 1, 2019: Gas detected by Curiosity rover may have been released from fractured Martian permafrostA waft of methane detected by Nasa’s Curiosity rover on Mars may have been released from a layer of permafrost containing bubbles of the gas that was fractured by a geological event, researchers have said.It is the first time s...
March 12, 2019: Ben Ratner, senior director with EDF+Business, sat down with Matt Kolesar, regulatory manager at ExxonMobil’s XTO Energy affiliate, to discuss the company’s perspective on why methane is such a key issue for the industry and how technology and regulation can accelerate industry’s progress.
March 7, 2019: Even with record output, use, and exports, the U.S. oil and gas industry has been lowering methane emissions. This is especially a benefit for natural gas operators because they are providing the U.S. and trading partners our go-to fuel for new energy demand.
March 4, 2019: If growth continues, it could negate or reverse any gains made by reducing carbon dioxide emissions.
March 1, 2019: Scientists love a good mystery. But it’s more fun when the future of humanity isn’t at stake. This enigma involves methane, a potent greenhouse gas. Twenty years ago, the level of methane in the atmosphere stopped increasing, giving humanity a bit of a break when it came to slowing climate change....
March 1, 2019: While some companies like Exxon and Shell are increasingly recognizing the critical importance of taking actions to reduce this harmful pollution, API is doing its best to drag the industry backwards by pushing EPA to disregard the scientific evidence and deregulate methane altogether.
February 20, 2019: Marine biologists have discovered a group of tanner crabs feeding vigorously on a seafloor methane seep located off the coast of British Columbia.
February 17, 2019: Experts warn that failure to act risks spike in global temperaturesDramatic rises in atmospheric methane are threatening to derail plans to hold global temperature rises to 2C, scientists have warned.In a paper published this month by the American Geophysical Union, researchers say sharp rises in levels of methane ...
February 12, 2019: Methane emissions from oil and natural gas in the U.S. grew by 0.5 percent in 2017, according to new data from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).The EPA’s latest draft greenhouse gas inventory released Tuesday found the second measured...
February 12, 2019: US CRUDE OIL PRODUCTION EXPECTED TO HIT RECORDS IN NEXT TWO YEARS: U.S. oil production is anticipated to break records in the next two years — and prices are primed to increase slightly, according to an energy study released Tuesday.The Energy...
February 4, 2019: Analysis of a bog in Alaska suggests early spring rains cause permafrost to thaw and boosts methane emissions.
February 2, 2019: An international research project is trying to tackle a climate change contributor — burping cows. Here's how one Guelph researcher is making it happen.
January 29, 2019: According to a new study, China's efforts to curtail methane emissions have fallen short.
January 29, 2019: China in 2010 promised to curb methane emissions. In the first five years, it failed to keep its promise, according to new research based on satellite data.
January 28, 2019: As EPA reportedly considers issuing an even more extreme, second proposal to eliminate methane regulation, some industry responses include promising signs of leadership that underscore just how out of step this administration’s attacks have been.
January 10, 2019: Researchers in Texas have developed new technology for measuring the amount of methane emitted into the atmosphere by cattle.
January 3, 2019: Scientists have underestimated the amount of methane seeping from beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet and into the atmosphere, according to new research.
December 21, 2018: Most victims from the methane gas blast near Karvina were Polish miners, officials say.