Curbs on Methane, Potent Greenhouse Gas, to Be Relaxed in U.S. | The New York Times

“…The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed rule aims to eliminate federal requirements that oil and gas companies install technology to detect and fix methane leaks from wells, pipelines and storage facilities. It would also reopen the question of whether the E.P.A. had the legal authority to regulate methane as a pollutant.”