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Commission Holds Hearing On Proposed Natural Gas Pipeline

Feb 13th, 2015 | By admin

February 13, 2015 1:06 AM Elizabeth Skrapits WILKES-BARRE — From energy independence to mine subsidence, supporters and opponents of the proposed PennEast natural gas pipeline had their say on Thursday. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is holding a series of hearings on potential environmental impacts of the proposed $1 billion, 108-mile, 36-inch diameter pipeline which
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PUC proposes $1.4-billion PG&E fine for San Bruno explosion

Sep 22nd, 2014 | By admin

BY MARC LIFSHER September 2, 2014, 11:13 p.m. California’s largest utility, Pacific Gas & Electric Co., should pay $1.4 billion for a 2010 pipeline explosion that leveled a Bay Area neighborhood and killed eight people, state regulators proposed Tuesday. The penalty, which is not yet final, would be the biggest safety-related fine in the history
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True Cause Of Fracking Leaks Found – Industry Breathes A Sigh Of Relief

Sep 22nd, 2014 | By admin

By Brian Westenhaus | Wed, 17 September 2014 19:19 | An Ohio State University led study has pinpointed the likely source of most natural gas contamination in drinking-water wells associated with hydraulic fracturing as the walls of the gas well and their well casing seal to the ground. It’s not the source many people may have
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Pipeline bike protest to kick off in Dracut

Jul 2nd, 2014 | By admin

By John Collins, POSTED:   07/01/2014 01:02:55 PM EDT DRACUT — Five bicyclists who are speaking out against the Kinder Morgan Tennessee Gas Pipeline in Massachusetts this summer will start their journey in Dracut on Tuesday. A team of five college students, who are planning to travel around the state by bicycle this summer
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OIG Audit Criticizes PHMSA Oversight of State Pipeline Safety Programs

May 25th, 2014 | By admin

By Hunton & Williams LLP on May 19, 2014 Posted in PHMSA, Policy The DOT’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) recently issued an Audit Report finding that PHMSA’s oversight of state pipeline safety programs is not sufficient to ensure that states comply with program evaluation requirements and properly use suspension grant funds. The audit, prompted
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Family of PGW worker killed in blast still in pain

Mar 1st, 2014 | By admin

Peg Keeley last saw her son alive 916 days ago – she keeps count – when Mark Keeley walked out the door of the family’s Fox Chase home to work the evening shift at Philadelphia Gas Works. It was Jan. 18, 2011. That cold winter’s night, the 19-year-old gas worker was killed when natural gas
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Talk About Natural Gas: Cow Belches Top Methane List

Feb 27th, 2014 | By admin

There’s a new methane champ, says the Environmental Protection Agency, which found in a new draft report on greenhouse gases that cattle passed the natural-gas industry as the biggest source of U.S. methane emissions in 2012. The EPA also revised some of its 2011 findings, again turning to cows as the culprit—specifically, enteric fermentation in
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State to State Natural Gas Regulations Comparison

Feb 26th, 2014 | By admin

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Feb 23rd, 2014 | By admin  Added an amazing new chapter to their website where all visitors can browse each states natural gas regulations from one source with NGW. MUCH MORE IMPROVEMENTS TO COME!!

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Feb 21st, 2014 | By Mark

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