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Gov.-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham's transition team says “she’ll bring businesses, industry, and conservation leaders to the table to implement a statewide rule to curb methane waste and pollution in a balanced and effective way.”
We hope our #UnearthedNM series has greased the skids for state-level #methane rules! Learn more about the topic on our videos tab and make your voice heard at methanemattersnm.org!
“We lose on average over $1 million in revenue every year in the State Land Office due to flaring and venting of #methane gas during oil extraction. That's hundreds of thousands of dollars in lost revenue for our schools and hospitals.”
— Land Comissioner-elect Rep. Stephanie Garcia Richard
On the whole, without #methane rules NM misses out on $27 million in royalties annual. Help us change that—sign on at methanemattersnm.org!
“Every year of rising emissions puts economies and the homes, lives and livelihoods of billions of people at risk."
New Mexico emits 577,000 tons of #methane pollution per year—that's a missed opportunity of $27 million in royalties that could further fund our schools! Demand methane capture of our Governor-elect at methanemattersnm.org—it only takes a minute!
4 weeks ago
Texas-based Hilcorp Energy's application to double oil well density on 1.3 million acres of our #publiclands in the San Juan Basin has been approved, despite calls for a delay from 10+ elected officials & an overflowing crowd at the hearing 🤦♀️🤦♂️