Trump Administration to Ease Obama-Era Methane Rules

August 29, 2019
A new proposal from the Trump Administration will remove Obama-era restrictions on methane emissions from the oil and gas industries. Methane is about 25 times more potent than carbon dioxide in trapping the Earth's heat. A vast majority of research cites methane as the primary driver of climate change. Janet McCabe, former EPA official and currently Professor of Practice at Indiana University's McKinney School of Law.