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NM energy key to future

NM energy key to future - New Mexico Oil & Gas Association

Emily Haggstrom | Albuquerque Journal | October 13th, 2018

Per an Oct. 2 article, Bloomberg News named New Mexico the “top performing state economy” since President Trump took office. Jim Peach, a professor emeritus of economics at New Mexico State University, theorized the state’s “recent upswing in extractive industries like oil and gas” was a driving reason why.

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EPA says NM methane down, but some question data

EPA says NM methane down, but some question data - New Mexico Oil & Gas Association

Kevin Robinson-Avila | Albuquerque Journal | October 19, 2018

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says methane emissions from oil and gas operations in New Mexico’s Permian and San Juan basins dropped by 6 percent between 2016 and 2017, although environmentalists dispute the accuracy of EPA data collection.

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DOE Secretary Rick Perry visits Sandia National Laboratories

DOE Secretary Rick Perry visits Sandia National Laboratories - New Mexico Oil & Gas Association

Rachel Sams | Albuquerque Business First | October 9, 2018

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry visited Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque Tuesday, highlighting the work of the lab’s scientists.

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Oil & Natural Gas Methane Emissions Continue To Fall In Permian and San Juan Basins

Oil & Natural Gas Methane Emissions Continue To Fall In Permian and San Juan Basins  - New Mexico Oil & Gas Association

October 18, 2018 

SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO – Today, newly-released data from the United States Environmental Protection Agency show methane emissions from oil and natural gas production in New Mexico’s two major basins declined from 2016 to 2017.

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BLM issues final venting, flaring rule

BLM issues final venting, flaring rule - New Mexico Oil & Gas Association

Mella McEwen | Midland Reporter-Telegram | October 1, 2018

A new rule from the Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Land Management covering venting and flaring on BLM lands has taken its final form.

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Bloomberg ranks New Mexico No. 1 for economic gains

Bloomberg ranks NM No. 1 for economic gains - New Mexico Oil & Gas Association

Marie C. Baca | Albuquerque Journal | October 3, 2018

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Bloomberg News recently named New Mexico the “top performing state economy since Trump took office.”

 

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