Natural Gas Leaks

HOUSE_EXPLOSION_CRR_8 PUCO blames Columbia Gas for Upper Arlington home explosion

Posted: Jul 25, 2015 9:04 PM EDTUpdated: Jul 25, 2015 9:06 PM EDT By Adam McDonald, Online News Producer, KMOV (KMOV.com) – A home in Hollywood Heights, Illinois exploded Saturday evening and crews believe it was caused by natural gas. The incident happened around 6:30 p.m. on Hollywood Heights Road, near 159. The Hollywood Heights Fire Department
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Gas-leak Excavator Caused Gas Leak in St. Clair Plaza Area

Posted: Saturday, July 18, 2015 8:30 am Excavator Caused Gas Leak in St. Clair Plaza Area By Keith E. Domke St. Clair Missourian Editor The Missourian An excavator working behind Birdsong Laundry on Plaza Drive at midday Tuesday caused the natural gas leak that forced the evacuation of more than 20 businesses. The businesses were
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6cf21386-2b45-11e5-8f5b-00151712edf8 Backhoe causes explosion at West Franklin gas compression site

By Brad Pedersen Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 3:24 p.m. Updated 8 hours ago Two EQT contractors were hurt Wednesday afternoon when a backhoe hit a high pressure gas line and caused an explosion at a compression station on Fox Road in West Franklin. Worthington-West Franklin Assistant Fire Chief Fred Neal said the fire caused by the explosion
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efv Feds Propose More Safety Valves For Gas Lines

Thu, 07/09/2015 – 3:12pm Matthew Brown, Garance Burke, The Associated Press The Obama administration moved Wednesday to significantly expand a requirement for utilities to install inexpensive safety valves on gas lines across the U.S. after deadly fires and explosions going back decades that could have been avoided. Inspectors assess damage around the area of a
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Gas Pipeline Expansion NEWS

figure1_18 Spectra Energy (and others) Plan to Expand Pipeline to Feed Gas to DownEast LNG (Maine) for Export!

DELNG (DownEast LNG) is herein seeking multi-contract, long-term authorization to export up to 173 MMBtu of LNG per year, which is equivalent to approximately 168 Bcf of natural gas per year. DELNG requests this authorization for a 20-year term commencing at the earlier of the date of first export or eight years from the date
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Natural Gas Explosions

8404794_G Home explodes in Hollywood Heights, Illinois

Posted: Jul 25, 2015 9:04 PM EDTUpdated: Jul 25, 2015 9:06 PM EDT By Adam McDonald, Online News Producer, KMOV CONNECT (KMOV.com) – A home in Hollywood Heights, Illinois exploded Saturday evening and crews believe it was caused by natural gas. The incident happened around 6:30 p.m. on Hollywood Heights Road, near 159. The Hollywood Heights Fire
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Regulation

power PURA rejects plan for UI sale to Spanish company

POSTED 8:28 AM, JULY 1, 2015, BY ASSOCIATED PRESS, UPDATED AT 11:54AM, JULY 1, 2015 NEW BRITAIN  — Connecticut regulators have taken a step toward rejecting a plan by Iberdrola, Spain’s leading electricity and natural gas utility, from buying UIL Holdings Corp. in a $3 billion deal. The state Public Utilities Regulatory Authority issued a draft decision
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Natural Gas Industry Information

A pumpjack brings oil to the surface in the Monterey Shale, California Oklahoma Borough drilling, supply owner to stand trial for stealing natural gas

By Chuck Biedka Wednesday, July 1, 2015, 12:01 a.m. A local natural gas well drilling and supply company owner was ordered to stand trial Tuesday for allegedly stealing gas from Peoples TWP to supply his own customers. Jeffrey Zinchini, 57, of Orr Avenue, Oklahoma Borough, is accused of stealing about $207,000 worth of natural gas over a
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