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Clean Air Task Force Comments on EPA’s Supplemental Proposal to Reduce Methane and Other Air Pollution from Oil and Gas Sources

February 14, 2023 Category: Policy Work Area: Methane

Clean Air Task Force filed comments to EPA on the urgent need to reduce emissions of methane and other harmful pollutants from the U.S. oil and natural gas sector. The comments below were submitted on behalf of Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), Clean Air Task Force, Change the Chamber, Clean Air Council, Clean Water Action, Center for Biological Diversity, Dakota Resource Council, Earthjustice, Earthworks, Environmental Integrity Project, Environmental Law & Policy Center, Evangelical Environmental Network, Ft. Berthold Protectors of Water and Earth Rights, Food and Water Watch, Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development, Natural Resources Defense Council, National Parks Conservation Association, Pennsylvania Environmental Council, Rio Grande International Study Center, Sierra Club, Southern Environmental Law Center, Waterkeeper Alliance, and Western Environmental Law, and strongly support EPA’s proposed regulations for new and existing sources of methane emissions in the oil and gas sector, and urge EPA to strengthen key provisions.