Economic considerations are the primary driver of flaring and venting. Infrastructure growth is likely to disincentivize major revolutions in technical mitigation approaches. Here’s an overview of state and federal regulatory approaches.
San Antonio, December 13, 2019: as the oil and gas industry faces another period of unprecedented disruption, the country’s energy leaders will come together to discuss the current state of the industry and plan the future at the EnergyShip Summit to be held in Sco
Natural gas flaring is a topic that captured everyone’s attention over the past few years, and with good reason. Estimates vary, but here are a few numbers that seem to grab everyone’s attention: Texas flares the same amount of natural gas as it uses residentially.
We previously covered the basics of flaring and venting, as well as took a look at where the US sits in regard to the rest of the world in terms of flared volumes. Now let’s take a deeper look at why we flare or vent...