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New Study Finds Older Oil, Gas Wells Produce Much of the Country’s Methane Pollution

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A new study finds thousands of older oil and gas wells that contribute just a fraction of the nation’s energy are responsible for a large portion of the country’s climate-warming methane pollution. For StateImpact Pennsylvania, the Allegheny Front’s Reid Frazier reports.

Read the full story at: https://www.alleghenyfront.org/low-producing-oil-and-gas-wells-emit-lots-of-methane-study-finds/

(Original air-date: 4/30/22)