Methane is the primary component of natural gas. The energy industry works hard to limit methane emissions, not only for environmental reasons, but also to capture more of the gas for sale.
ExxonMobil is one of the world’s leading natural gas producers and marketers. Therefore, it is important to limit methane emissions from the natural gas value chain, in order to maintain comparative benefits over other energy sources.
We continue to test ideas we hope will result in additional innovations, introduce new and better equipment, and improve how we design facilities.