Oil and Natural Gas Production, Processing, and Storage
The Greenhouse Gas Emission Standards for Crude Oil and Natural Gas Facilities is designed to reduce methane emissions from oil and gas production, processing, storage, and transmission compressor stations, which accounts for four percent of methane emissions in California. Regulated entities are required to take actions to limit intentional and unintentional emissions from active and idle equipment and operations.
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Submittal of Oil and Gas Regulation into the California State Implementation Plan
On October 25, 2018, the Board directed staff to submit California’s GHG Emission Standards for Crude Oil and Natural Gas Facilities into the California SIP. Materials for the meeting are available at the link.