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  • News & Media CATF and Earthworks Release Rural Ozone Report: “Country Living, Dirty Air”

    In many parts of America’s rural countryside, pollution from the booming oil and gas industry is causing an increase in asthma attacks and increased risks of cancer and respiratory diseases.

    July 12, 2018
  • News & Media CATF Statement on EPA’s Proposed 2019 RFS Biofuels Requirements

    Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) regulations that establish the amount of biofuels that must be blended into the United States’ transportation fuel supply in 2019 (and 2020, for biomass-based diesel fuels).

    June 26, 2018
  • News & Media CATF Statement on New Pennsylvania Methane Regulations

    It’s big news that the #2 gas-producing state has acted to reduce methane emissions from new natural gas equipment, and we look forward to supporting the state’s efforts to address existing equipment next.

    June 8, 2018
  • News & Media Canada Releases Final Methane Regulations, US NGOs Comment

    Today, Canada issued robust, nationwide standards expected to cut methane pollution from the oil and gas industry by 40 to 45 percent.

    April 26, 2018
  • News & Media Oil and Gas Methane Leadership Awards Press Release

    The inaugural Oil and Gas Methane Leadership Awards were awarded to leading government jurisdictions and other entities in recognition of actions taken to reduce harmful methane emissions from the oil and gas sector.

    April 17, 2018
  • News & Media CATF Letter in Support of USE IT Senate Bill

    The Clean Air Task Force writes a letter in support of the Utilizing Significant Emissions with Innovative Technologies (USE IT) Act – introduced by Chairman Barrasso and cosponsored by Senators Whitehouse, Capito and Heitkamp.

    April 11, 2018
  • News & Media Biofuels Coalition Press Release on Welch/Udall RFS Reform Bills

    Seeking to break through the deadlocked discussions between oil interests and the corn ethanol industry, conservation groups signaled their strong support for bills introduced today in the U.S. House and Senate to reform the Renewable Fuel Standard and reverse the damage that the law—known as the biofuel mandate—has caused since its enactment in 2007.

    March 8, 2018
  • News & Media Joint NGO Statement on BLM Methane Rule Circuit Court Victory

    Late last night, a U.S. District Court granted a preliminary injunction striking down Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s attempt to delay for one year implementation of the Bureau of Land Management’s methane waste rule.

    February 23, 2018