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Bombshell Study Reveals Methane Emissions Hugely Underestimated

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The amount of methane being leaked from natural gas production sites has been hugely underestimated, according to a 'bombshell' new study released on Tuesday.

In a paper published at Energy & Science Engineering, expert and gas industry consultant Touché Howard argues that a much-heralded 2013 study by the University of Texas relied on a faulty measurement instrument, the Bacharach Hi-Flow Sampler (BHFS), causing its findings to low-ball actual emission rates 'by factors of three to five.'

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