Some good news for a change. Lame ducks rule! The EPA cracks down. Let's hope this works. I have no doubt that the drillers will still make a hefty profit. They will figure out how.
The distinction here, as I understand it, is that the rules have been expanded to include all wells as opposed to just new wells. This should make a big difference.
Find it here: http://fuelfix.com/blog/2016/03/10/epa-expands-methane-rules-to-all-oil-and-gas-wells/#38266101=0
EPA expands methane rules to all oil and gas wells
Posted on March 10, 2016 | By James Osborne