An official website of the United States government.

Office of Inspector General

Notification: Evaluation of EPA's Estimation of Methane Emissions From the Oil and Natural Gas Production Sector

Project #OPE-FY17-0017, June 21, 2017

The EPA OIG plans to begin preliminary research to assess how the EPA estimates methane emissions from the oil and natural gas production sector.

You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.

OIG Independence of EPA

The EPA's Office of Inspector General s a part of the EPA, although Congress provides our funding separate from the agency, to ensure our independence. We were created pursuant to the Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended Exit.

Environmental Protection Agency  |  Office of Inspector General
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. (2410T)  |  Washington, DC 20460  |  (202) 566-2391
OIG Hotline: 1-888-546-8740.