Baselining your Methane Emissions – Fuel Gas “Combusted” vs. Fuel Gas “Vented”

In response to the recent provincial and federal government announcements targeting significant methane reductions from the oil and gas industry, companies will need to prepare a more accurate baseline of their current methane emissions.  While doing so, one of the areas where companies will need to spend more time relates to fuel gas that is used in the field and at wellsites to drive pneumatic devices (e.g. controllers) and chemical injection pumps.