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New study first to predict which oil and gas wells are leaking methane

A new study to published in Environmental Geosciences is the first to offer a profile of which oil and natural wells are most likely to be leaking methane. Research published in June in Science …

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Venezuela Is Leaking Oil Everywhere

From a distance, the scene is beautiful, a dark pool shimmering under the midday sun, reflecting billowing clouds. But when you close in on the dirt-packed trail leading toward a trio of storage tanks …

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Why is a spill that started in 2004 still leaking oil in the Gulf of Mexico?

Oil spills like the Deepwater Horizon and the Exxon Valdez are embedded in the environmental consciousness, so much so that they’re essentially shorthand for any other spills that occur. But there are …

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Leaking Nigeria pipeline explodes, killing at least 19

LAGOS, Nigeria — A Nigerian official says at least 19 people are dead after a leaking oil pipeline exploded in the southeast, while villagers say the toll is higher. A Nigeria Security and Civil Defen…

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Leaking pipe spills crude oil at Torrance Refinery

Nearly 1,900 gallons of crude oil leaked from a ruptured pipe over the weekend at the Torrance Refinery, though none of it left the site, fire department officials said Monday, Oct. 8. The leak 44 bar…

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The U.S. natural gas industry is leaking way more methane than previously thought

One way to quantify the magnitude of the methane leakage is to divide the amount of methane emitted each year by the total amount of methane pumped out of the ground each year from natural gas and oil …

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The US natural gas industry is leaking way more methane than previously thought. Here’s why that matters

All told, based on the results of our new study, the U.S. oil and gas industry is leaking 13 million metric tons of methane each year, which means the methane leak rate is 2.3 percent. This 60 percent difference between our new estimate and the EPA’s old …

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A New Study Found That The Oil Industry Is Leaking A Whole Lot Of Methane Gas

Oil and gas wells, pipelines, and storage sites are leaking 60% more methane gas into the air than the US government originally estimated, according to new study. These results have big implications for the climate, experts say. Methane, the main component …

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Coast Guard: Tanker sunk by U-boat off L.I could be leaking oil

Is the British oil tanker Coimbra – torpedoed and sunk by a German U-boat off Long Island 76 years ago – still leaking? That’s the question the U.S. Coast Guard wants to answer when the ship is examined during a deep drive starting next week. Capt.

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MEDIA-Train carrying crude oil derails near Red Deer airport, one car leaking – OHS Canada

— Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy (Bengaluru Commodities desk) Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.

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