NMED Updates on Ozone, Excess Emissions & GCP-Oil & Gas Permits

Members:  The New Mexico Environment Department has announced several important updates on several topics:  The Ozone Attainment Initiative (Preliminary Planning), Information and tips on handling Excess Emissions reporting and Affirmative Defense Submissions, and...

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

EPA — 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 gas emissions reported...

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...

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

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...