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Air Pollution Limits For Oil And Gas Industry Approved In Colorado

By Nick Visser

By Keith Coffman
DENVER, Feb 23 (Reuters) – Colorado health and environment officials on Sunday approved new rules to limit air pollution from oil and gas drilling in the state, including what regulators said is the nation’s first-ever plan to detect and reduce methane emissions.
The new measures were adopted to reduce the release of methane during production and transport of natural gas, in a …read more

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