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Methane Emissions From Fracking Plummet, But EPA May Impose More Rules

8:59 PM 09/30/2014

Methane emissions from hydraulic fracturing operations, or fracking, fell 73 percent since 2011, according to data from the Environmental Protection Agency. A welcome development for President Barack Obama’s climate plan, but one that may not stop the EPA from imposing more regulations on the oil and gas industry.