EDF's New Satellite Will Measure Human-Sourced Methane MethaneSAT – different from other satellites

EDF's New Satellite Will Measure Human-Sourced Methane

The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) announced plans to develop and launch a new satellite purpose-built to identify and measure methane emissions from human-made sources worldwide, starting with the oil and gas industry. Data from MethaneSat is intended to give both countries and companies data to spot problem