Google Street View cars are eyes on the ground for urban methane leaks

Source: Science Daily

A set of Google Street View mapping cars, specially equipped with cutting-edge methane analyzers, are allowing researchers to ‘see’ invisible methane leaks from natural gas lines beneath our streets. The technical and computational challenges of measuring methane, and the complex methodologies used to collect, analyze and publicize the data, are detailed in a new article.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/03/170322092140.htm