Gas leakage in fossil fuel extraction (video)

The leakage of gas during the extraction of fossil fuels is normally not visible. Experts have made the gas leakage visible with infrared cameras in an oil extraction site in Veracruz, Mexico.

Methane Emissions – The greenhouse gas footprint of natural gas

Robert W. Howarth, 26.10.2016 Natural gas is widely (and falsely) promoted as a bridge fuel that allows continued use of fossil fuels while reducing greenhouse gas emissions compared to oil or coal. Indeed, less carbon dioxide is emitted when burning natural gas, but natural gas is composed mostly of methane. Emissions of even small amounts […]