Methane Emissions Reduction Workshop, co-hosted by Woodside Energy, Beijing Gas and the China Gas Association

A Methane Emissions Reduction Workshop, co-hosted by Woodside Energy, Beijing Gas and the China Gas Association (CGA), was hosted during the China Gas Development Forum in Chengdu under the Methane Guiding Principles (MGP) framework. Ms. Han Jinli, Chief Engineer of Beijing Gas, moderated the workshop. She pointed out that methane emissions control across the complete…

PAO Novatek becomes newest signatory to the Methane Guiding Principles

The Methane Guiding Principles welcomes PAO NOVATEK as its newest signatory to the Methane Guiding Principles initiative with immediate effect.  NOVATEK is the largest independent natural gas producer in Russia. The Company is principally engaged in the exploration, production, processing and marketing of natural gas and liquid hydrocarbons and have more than 20 years of…

GIE, IOGP and MARCOGAZ published first common industry guidelines to help companies set methane emission reduction targets as complement to mitigation strategies.

The guidelines identify in a comprehensive manner the key elements of the process to establish a target and also address how to keep track of progress once a target is set. They also give an overview of industry’s achievements so far in this field. GIE, IOGP and MARCOGAZ encourage and recommend that gas industry companies…

MARCOGAZ published the assessment of methane emissions for gas transmission and distribution system operators.

In November 2019, MARCOGAZ published the assessment of methane emissions for gas transmission and distribution system operators. This document gives coherent technical guidance to gas grid operators to assess their methane emissions in accordance with a harmonized and transparent method. The principles of this methodology can also be applied to other parts of the gas…