U.S. Gas Industry Claims Are False: Analysis of IEA Methane Tracker Finds U.S. Oil & Gas Sector Lags Behind Eighteen Other Countries on Emissions Intensity

May 16, 2024By Al Johnson-KurtsPress Releases 1 Comment

The United States is the world’s top methane emitter from oil and gas. Despite the U.S. fossil fuel industry’s repeated claims to have the “cleanest gas in the world”, a new Oil Change International (OCI) analysis of the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) 2024 global methane emissions data reveals the truth for the first time: U.S. methane intensity lags behind 18 other countries. 

Major methane monitoring company backtracks on “certified” gas schemes

August 30, 2023By Valentina StacklFossil Gas, Press Releases 1 Comment

Fallout from Certified Disaster campaign continues as Project Canary reportedly shifts away from “gas certification”

One of the largest methane monitoring companies in the United States is reportedly backing off “certification” programs that allow the oil and gas industry to market methane gas as clean, sustainable or “responsibly sourced.”