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Regional Methane Emissions May Be Double What We Thought

January 18th, 2017

Emissions of methane — a potent climate-warming gas — may be roughly twice as high as officially estimated for the Bay Area. Most of the emissions come from biological sources, such as landfills, but natural gas leakage is also an important source, according to a new study by ETA’s Marc Fischer and Seongeun Jeong. More>