Natural Gas has No Climate Benefit and May Make Things Worse

Bob Leonard - Climate Risk Manager 11.21.2017


  Study concludes that the methane emissions escaping from New Mexico’s gas and oil industry are “equivalent to the climate impact of approximately 12 coal-fired power plants.”   Read the entire article at ThinkProgress.   If the goal is to avoid catastrophic levels of warming, a recent report by U.K. climate researchers finds “categorically no role” […]


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Google ‘Street View’ Cars Hunt for Methane

Bob Leonard - Climate Risk Manager 04.21.2017


Google gathers images for its street view application by sending cars with cameras to drive through cities and towns. Karin Tuxen-Bettman of Google says some of these cars have been given an additional mission. “While the street view car’s driving around capturing 360-degree imagery of all the public roads it drives on, it’s also capturing methane […]


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