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Air Quality Bureau updates General Construction Permit (GCP) transition schedule

Air Quality Bureau updates General Construction Permit (GCP) transition schedule

NMED (Air Quality) - The New Mexico Environment Department's Air Quality Bureau has released an information schedule for GCP-O&G permits if your facility plans to transition to the new permits. Further information, including GCP-O&G Stack Requirements are...

Data shows decrease in Greenhouse Gas Emissions during Trump’s first year in office

Data shows decrease in Greenhouse Gas Emissions during Trump’s first year in office

EPA (AIR QUALITY & METHANE) -- Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released 2017 greenhouse gas (GHG) data collected under the EPA’s Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program (GHGRP), showing overall decreases across sectors and that total U.S. greenhouse...

IPANM NEWS RELEASE:  Revised BLM Rule represents more sensible approach to regulation

IPANM NEWS RELEASE: Revised BLM Rule represents more sensible approach to regulation

IPANM - For Immediate Release - Today, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) released its revised Waste Prevention Rule which outlines a more sensible approach to oil and gas production while protecting the environment. “The revised BLM rule is a correction of the...

Industry groups launch marginal well study to support federal exemptions

Industry groups launch marginal well study to support federal exemptions

This RPSEA Study appears that it will be useful.  If IPANM Member companies are interested in participating, they could contact RPSEA. The Research Partnership to Secure Energy for America (RPSEA) is initiating a joint industry project with US oil and gas industry...

Four Corners Public Science Forum on Methane set for Sept. 12

Four Corners Public Science Forum on Methane set for Sept. 12

The Second Four Corners Public Science Forum on Methane will be held in Durango on the afternoon of September 12 at the Durango Recreation Center.  This will be followed by the Four Corners Air Quality Group Meeting on the morning of September 13 at the Durango Public...

EPA Withdraws Information Collection Request (ICR) for Oil & Gas

EPA Withdraws Information Collection Request (ICR) for Oil & Gas

ASSOCIATED PRESS - WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is withdrawing its request that owners and operators in the oil and natural gas industry provide information on equipment and emissions at existing oil and gas operations. The withdrawal...

State issues Notice to Operators about venting and flaring changes

State issues Notice to Operators about venting and flaring changes

On October 19, 2015, The Oil Conservation Division issued a Notice to Operators that implemented the “Non-Transported Disposition” Code “F” for Flared gas and to report vented volumes utilizing the existing “V” code for any vented gas. The change became effective for...