Apr
27

WORC & WELC Comments on Methane Waste Get Broad Support

WORC and Western Environmental Law Center (WELC) submitted comments on methane waste to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The comments focused on reaffirming the BLM's longstanding authority to reduce waste and countering the industry narrative that the rules were duplicative and unnecessary. In addition, WORC/WELC pushed for improvements to the BLM methane rules, such as: Significantly reducing and eventually phasing out flaring altogether, Ensuring the rule is a floor rather…

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