California GHG Emission Standards for Crude Oil and Natural Gas Facilities: Impacts on Midstream and Upstream Oil & Gas Industry

June 28, 2016

Joint Webinar with ERM

On May 31st, CARB issued the draft Greenhouse Gas Emission Standards for Crude Oil and Natural Gas Facilities, or the "Methane Rule," for the oil and gas industry that will impact the following sectors: Onshore and offshore crude oil and natural gas production; Crude oil, condensate, and produced water separation and storage; Natural gas underground storage; Natural gas gathering and boosting stations; Natural gas processing plants; and Natural gas transmission compressor stations.

Downey Brand attorney Darrin Gambelin and ERM partner Yasmeen Sultana will be presenting a complimentary webinar on June 28, 2016 from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM to discuss the new draft methane rule and its impact on companies. Specific topics will include:

  • Proposed regulation and updates from last version;
  • How CARB responded to comments;
  • The impact of the draft rules on business operations;
  • Smart approaches for compliance with CARB and USEPA’s final NSPS OOOOa, draft Methane Information Collection Request (ICR), and changes to Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Subpart W;
  • Next steps

For more information and to register for the June 28, 2016 webinar, please visit the event website.