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Lawmakers demand oil and gas firms divulge methane leak data

House Science Committee says information will help the U.S. meet its Global Methane Pledge

Source: Washington Post

Options dwindle for Ameren: Shuttering Rush Island coal plant ever more logical, experts say

The early retirement of Ameren’s second-largest coal plant looks increasingly likely after a court ordered the utility to install expensive air pollution controls.

Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Xcel, Dominion dispute global utility assessment, say they are on track to meet 1.5 degree climate target

Despite significant commitments to reduce carbon emissions, only a fraction of electric utilities around the world are on track to meet climate goals sufficient to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius, according to a report released last week by CDP, the World Benchmarking Alliance and ADEME, the French Agency for Ecological Transition.

Source: Utility Dive

Biden Gulf oil sale means more drilling within legacy chemical dump site

Oil companies purchased new rights to drill on top of a 1970s dumping ground, where thousands of barrels of chemical waste litter the ocean floor.

Source: HuffPost

CMP announces leadership changes it says will improve reliability

Central Maine Power Co. said it is focused on making changes recommended in a recent management audit of the utility.

Source: Portland Press Herald

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