Natural Gas Leaks

lead_960 Gas Leaks Can’t Be Tamed They’re invisible, everywhere, and mostly harmless: an Object Lesson.

NICHOLAS KAWA SEP 18, 2015 During my senior year of high school, I quit my job at the local minor-league baseball stadium and got a new one checking gas lines in the Chicago suburbs. I didn’t realize at the time I signed on that I would spend four summers and one winter of my life
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1111 Mathew Christensen gets 90 days in jail, probation for home explosion

Man gets 15 years of probation, must pay $300,000 in restitution By Sarah Rose The Daily Record POSTED:   09/16/2015 06:34:45 PM MDT Firefighters and police officers work the scene of a home at 1509 Woodlawn Ave. that was destroyed after a gas line explosion early Sept. 4, 2014. (Timothy Brown/ Daily Record) The Cañon
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main Odor Cos. Didn’t Cause Fatal Gas Blast, Miss. Court Says

By Joe Van Acker Law360, New York (September 3, 2015, 7:43 PM ET) – The Mississippi Supreme Court ruled against the survivors of a fatal gas explosion Thursday by finding that companies that manufacture, distribute and use an artificial odor mixed with natural gas were not negligent in failing to warn that the smell can fade
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corrosion Why corrosion might take down Energy East

By Charles Mandel in News, Energy | September 4th 2015 Barely a month after hearings in South Dakota revealed pipeline corrosion problems forTransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline, Canadian groups are warning that the same problem could happen for the company’s proposed Energy East pipeline. TransCanada’s Energy East is a massive, continent-spanning 4,200-km pipeline proposal that would carry 1.1 million barrels of crude
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Gas Pipeline Expansion NEWS

US oil gas pipeline Scaling back: NJ BPU approves lesser version of Natural Gas Modernization Plan

September 17, 2015 By William Pentland Utility regulators in New Jersey approved a natural gas modernization program that includes a budget just shy of one billion dollars. Credit: ReubenGBrewer/Wikimedia Commons In March, the Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) filed a petition with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) asking that the
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Natural Gas Explosions

Baltimore Columbia house explodes, causing three-alarm fire

By Amanda Yeager, Andrew Michaels, Kevin Rector and Colin CampbellHoward County Times/Columbia Fliercontact the reporters ownhouse in Columbia exploded after a suspected gas leak Wednesday, triggering a three-alarm fire that spread to neighboring homes and injured two people, fire officials said. Those injured were a resident and a Baltimore Gas & Electric worker who had been called to fix
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ferc2 Critical Energy Infrastructure Information (CEII)

I. CEII Defined CEII is specific engineering, vulnerability, or detailed design information about proposed or existing critical infrastructure (physical or virtual) that: Relates details about the production, generation, transmission, or distribution of energy; Could be useful to a person planning an attack on critical infrastructure; Is exempt from mandatory disclosure under the Freedom of Information
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Natural Gas Industry Information


SEP 18, 2015 Debt service uses a rising share of U.S. onshore oil producers’ operating cash flow Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Evaluate Energy Note: Each quarter represents a rolling four-quarter sum. Results from second-quarter 2015 financial statements of a number of U.S. companies with onshore oil operations suggest continued financial strain for some
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