Oil and Gas

Expert Panel on “Best Practices in Methane Management in the Gas Sector” at UNECE 8th Session of the Group of Experts on Gas

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Date25 March 2021
Location: Virtual
Organizer: UNECE
Industry Sector: Oil and Gas

Join GMI for an expert panel on Best practices in methane management in the gas sector that will be held during the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Eighth Session of the Group of Experts on Gas on Thursday, 25 March 2021 from 14:10 to 15:00 UTC. Confirm the local time for your time zone by clicking here.

Denise Mulholland, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Vice-chair, UNECE Group of Experts on Gas, will moderate the expert panel which includes:

  • James Diamond, Team Leader, Oil and Gas, Environment and Climate Change Canada, and Co-Chair of the GMI Oil & Gas Subcommittee
  • Mark Radka, Chief, Energy, Climate and Technology Branch, UN Environment Programme
  • Tim Gould, Head of Division, Energy Supply and Investment Outlooks, International Energy Agency (IEA)

Topics to be covered include:

  • Global methane collaboration and solutions to reduce methane emissions through the GMI
  • Recently released Oil and Gas Methane Partnership (OGMP) 2.0 Reporting Framework and plans for an International Methane Emissions Observatory (IMEO)
  • IEA’s methane-related activities, data and resources, including the recently updated Methane Tracker and new Regulatory Roadmap and Toolkit for policymakers

Brief individual presentations will be followed by an interactive Q&A session with the audience.

Advance registration for the expert panel is not required. Use the participation link below on 25 March.


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Additional details about the UNECE’s Eighth session of the Group of Experts on Gas are available here.