STUDY: THE LANGUAGE USED BY THE CLIMATE CHANGE WATCHDOG, THE IPCC, IS OVERLY-CONSERVATIVE - AND THEREFORE, THE THREATS ARE MUCH GREATER THAN THE PANEL'S REPORTS SUGGEST. IMAGE CREDIT: CCO PUBLIC DOMAIN.
Saturday, 23 June 2018
The Natural Gas Industry Has a Leak Problem
The New York Times
Fracking in the Bakken formation of North Dakota.Photo by Joshua Doubek
The American oil and gas industry is leaking more methane than the government thinks — much more, a new study says. Since methane is a powerful greenhouse gas, that is bad news for climate change. More here.