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EPA comments renew oil industry debate on methane flaring

"It looks like a birthday cake out there at night," a New Mexico regulator told his colleague after returning from a trip to the state's oil-rich Permian Basin. Flares dot the region, burning off the greenhouse gas methane and also poisonous hydrogen sulfide given off by freshly drilled oil wells.

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