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Report: 2 New Mexico counties among top oil producers
ByTHE ASSOCIATED PRESS HOBBS, N.M. — May 18, 2019, 7:15 PM ET
Two New Mexico counties remain among the top oil-producing counties in the U.S., according to new federal numbers.
Data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration shows that Lea County was the No. 2 oil-producing county in January behind North Dakota's McKenzie County, The Hobbs News-Sun reported.
[Editor's Note: The tables and charts may be viewed at the above link]
ANALYSIS: METHANE EMISSIONS INTENSITY DECLINES IN TOP SHALE BASINSAPRIL 25, 2019
Increased natural gas consumption has generated a truly incredible story for the environment as U.S. greenhouse gas emissions have fallen to their lowest levels since 1992. But the air quality improvements go even further, as a new Energy In Depth analysis shows: The U.S. oil and gas industry is also making incredible progress in reducing methane emissions as production surges in America’s top shale basins.