Oil & Gas Companies Begin Plugging Methane Leaks to Retain Social License to Operate

New Report Tracks Company Efforts to Reduce Methane Emissions

Boston, MA – Dec. 14, 2017 – Today, As You Sow, Boston Common Asset Management, and
The Investor Environmental Health Network (IEHN) released a 2017 special edition of the
Disclosing the Facts (DTF) scorecard. While the annual DTF scorecard has historically addressed
oil and gas company management of environmental and community risks from hydraulic
fracturing operations, this year’s special edition focuses on the critical risk of methane
emissions – a potent contributor to global climate change — and how companies are managing
methane reductions. DTF 2017 finds a striking range of differences among the 28 companies’
methane management disclosures.

Read the full press release.

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