Methane

Jon Queally, staff writer
The melting of the Earth's permafrost could unleash hundreds of billions of tons stored CO2 and methane by the end of this century, warned prominent researchers on Monday, with resulting economic costs that could reach $43 trillion in damages related to the runaway impacts of climate change. In a paper published in the journal Nature Climate...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Lake Side Power Station in Vineyard, Utah. (Photo: Mscalora/Wikimedia/cc)
The Obama administration's new plan to regulate methane, formally unveiled on...
Jon Queally, staff writer
A monstrous cloud of accumulated methane—a potent greenhouse gas—is now...

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