Enabling Action to Reduce Methane Emissions Globally


Methane Guiding Principles

Methane Guiding Principles drives efforts in five priority areas to reduce methane emissions from natural gas. Our members develop and share practical tools and guidance to help others to learn from their experience and put those lessons into practice.

Who we are

Our Members

Methane Guiding Principles has 47 members committed to reducing methane emissions. They actively share their knowledge to accelerate methane mitigation across the oil and gas industry. 


Best Practice Guides

MGP’s Best Practice Guides are designed to support those responsible for developing and implementing methane management plans. There are 10 Guides, each focused on a specific priority action and available in multiple languages.

Next Webinar

What are the main emissions?

April 30, 2024

14:00 CET

We are excited to announce the latest in our live technical webinar series: “What are the main emissions? Insights from recent remote sensing studies into the top sources of methane emissions from the oil and gas industry”.
On Demand Webinar
Featured resource

Joint Venture Playbook

A playbook to help companies influence the partners who operate joint ventures on their behalf to reduce methane emissions, written and compiled by industry insiders
Methane Guiding Principles

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Is your company committed to accelerating the reduction of methane emissions in its operations and beyond?


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