On September 11, 2018, EPA proposed targeted improvements to the 2016 New Source Performance Standards for the oil and gas industry that streamline implementation, reduce duplicative EPA and state requirements, and significantly decrease unnecessary burdens on domestic energy producers. This oil and gas targeted improvements package is expected to save up to approximately $484 million in regulatory costs from 2019 – 2025 or $75 million annually.
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- Oil and Natural Gas Sector: Emission Standards for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources Reconsideration (PDF)(197 pp, 929 K)
- Fact Sheet: EPA Proposes Amendments to the 2016 New Source Performance Standards for the Oil and Natural Gas Industry (PDF)(8 pp, 211 K)
- Memo: Equivalency of State Fugitive Emissions Programs for Well Sites and Compressor Stations to Proposed Standards at 40 CFR Part 60, Subpart OOOOa (PDF)(29 pp, 749 K)