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Oil and Gas Industry Continues Collaboration with State Agencies on Draft Methane Rules

NMOGA Press Release | September 17, 2020

SANTE FE, NEW MEXICO, September 17, 2020 – The New Mexico Oil and Gas Association (NMOGA) today released comments in response to draft rules released earlier this year by the New Mexico Energy, Minerals, and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD) and the New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) to prevent natural gas waste and limit emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and nitrogen oxides (NOx).

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New Analysis Shows New Mexico Among Hardest Hit States by Proposal to Ban Federal Land Leases

Press Release, NMOGA | September 9, 2020

Ban Would Threaten 62,000 New Mexico Jobs, $1 Billion in State Revenue

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Report: Banning drilling on federal lands would hurt NM

Dan Boyd, Albuquerque Journal | September 8, 2020

SANTA FE – New Mexico could face hefty losses of jobs and state revenue if a proposal to gradually halt oil and natural gas drilling on federal land is implemented, according to a report to be released Wednesday.

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Carlsbad Firefighter and Jal Detective Receive Devon’s Hometown Hero Award

Devon Energy Press Release | September 8, 2020

The honor distinguishes dedicated emergency responders in Eddy and Lea Counties

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Matador Doubles Up Permian Natural Gas Processing Capacity in New Mexico

Carolyn Davis, Natural Gas Intelligence | September 3, 2020

Dallas-based independent Matador Resources Co. and midstream affiliate San Mateo Midstream have ramped up an expansion at the Black River cryogenic natural gas processing plant in Eddy County, NM, to serve the Permian Basin Delaware.

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Oil and gas companies track methane leaks on the ground, in the air and from space

Jim Magill, Midland Reporter-Telegram | September 2, 2020

U.S. oil and gas companies are investing millions of dollars into technology aimed at curtailing the methane that escapes into the atmosphere even as the Trump administration rolls back regulations aimed at curtailing releases of the potent greenhouse gas.

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