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New Mexico Environment Department’s proposed methane air pollution rules much improved


Today, the New Mexico Environment Department proposed new rules to limit emissions from oil and gas operations in the state by requiring companies to detect and repair leaks as well as control other pollution sources. The new rules aim to elevate New Mexico’s position for clean air regulations on the oil and gas industry among major-producing states from worst to first. Today’s rules combine with companion rules from the state’s Energy, Minerals, and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD) limiting industry venting and flaring of methane targeting that goal.

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InsNEW Inside NM! Episode #215

26 Views   We have a great show this week! Albuquerque City Councilor Dan Lewis joins to talk about the battle to save small businesses from

Meet with Mayor Webber

12 Views   2 to 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 21, at City Hall Community members are invited to City Hall from 2 to 5 p.m.

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