Cars and homes lie burned out in San Bruno, Calif. on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010. (Photo by Jana Asenbrennerova/Special to the San Francisco Chronicle)

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How PG&E missed chance to avert San Bruno blast

By Jaxon Van Derbeken May 23, 2015 Updated: May 23, 2015 6:44pm Seven years before a natural-gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno killed eight people, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. engineers were alerted that a crucial piece of information about the pipe’s troubled history was missing, a newly uncovered document shows. That information could have been tracked
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Natural Gas Leaks

Power of Liquid Natural Gas Explosion Accident – Incredible Footage – China

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7867488_G Housewarming party held for Peoria couple who lost belongings in explosion

PEORIA, Ariz. -The Peoria community came together to celebrate a local family that lost everything in a devastating explosion. Back in October 2013, Tiara Del Rio lit a candle and because of a natural gas leak in the home, it exploded.  She and Beau Zimbro were badly injured. On Saturday, they held a housewarming party
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Gljmp.AuSt.8 Judge says pipeline restraining order is beyond his jurisdiction

BY MARC BENJAMIN The Fresno BeeMay 7, 2015 •  Judge said state rules prohibit him from issuing order • Lawyers say most issues have been clarified • Videotaping remains a sticking point for utilities commission ____ A Fresno County judge refused to intervene Thursday in a legal fight over testing of the damaged pipeline from last month’s natural
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Jason Bridge | Trib Total Media Arnold family back home after gas leak

By Mary Ann Thomas Saturday, April 18, 2015, 1:01 a.m. After a natural gas leak forced them from their Arnold home nearly a month ago, the Argast family can finally return. Unsafe natural gas levels at three houses and the Arnold No. 2 firemen’s club along Alcoa Drive prompted Peoples Gas to replace 3,000 feet of new
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NYC Natural Gas Infrastructure

PRNewsFoto/America's Natural Gas AllianceElectric rates in Rhode Island are driven by the price of natural gas and a lack of infrastructure drives up natural gas prices in Northeast, reports America's Natural Gas Alliance. In R.I., no price relief for electric customers

By Alex Kuffner Journal Staff Writer Posted May 22, 2015 at 11:15 PM PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Over the past few years, electric rates in Rhode Island have followed a regional trend, spiking in the winter when demand for natural gas is at its peak, and plunging in the summer as the weather warms and use
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Natural Gas Explosions

This Pacific Gas & Electric Co. photo shows the area at the Fresno Sheriff’s Foundation shooting range where the natural gas line exploded last month. | PACIFIC GAS AND ELECTRIC CO. Workers’ comp ruling may reduce Fresno County liability in gas pipeline blast

BY MARC BENJAMIN mbenjamin@fresnobee.com Fresno County is trying to shield itself from high-cost lawsuits from inmates who worked at the Fresno Sheriff’s Foundation shooting range the day a Pacific Gas & Electric pipeline exploded by saying the inmates fall under the state Workers’ Compensation program. If the county succeeds, the medical bills of 10 injured
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Regulation

indian-point Giant Gas Pipeline Next to Nuclear Power Plant Could Cause a New York ‘Fukishima,’ Say Experts

By John Dyer May 21, 2015 | 7:59 am Experts are claiming that a massive natural gas pipeline being constructed next to a major nuclear power plant in New York could cause a meltdown just 40 miles north of Manhattan. The company Spectra Energy has started construction on a 42-inch-diameter pipeline that will pass only 105 feet from the
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Natural Gas Industry Information

7867488_G Housewarming party held for Peoria couple who lost belongings in explosion

PEORIA, Ariz. -The Peoria community came together to celebrate a local family that lost everything in a devastating explosion. Back in October 2013, Tiara Del Rio lit a candle and because of a natural gas leak in the home, it exploded.  She and Beau Zimbro were badly injured. On Saturday, they held a housewarming party
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