Published 15 November 2021
This article will provide an account of the regulatory framework for gas flaring in Texas. It will also examine pre- and post-1990 regulatory practice by the Railroad Commission and seeks to explain some of the causes for the more relaxed approach of the Railroad Commission towards flaring of associated gas.
This paper will be part of the OGEL Special Issue on "Law and Policy for Gas Flaring in a Low-carbon Economy". More information here www.ogel.org/news.asp?key=660