West Roxbury (Boston) Spectra Energy Proposed Pipeline

Franklin residents decry pipeline project

Jan 7th, 2016 | By admin
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By Mike Gleason/Daily News Staff Posted Jan. 6, 2016 at 8:43 PM FRANKLIN – Area residents at Wednesday’s Town Council meeting said a proposed natural-gas pipeline that would run through Franklin – as well as other nearby towns – was unnecessary and environmentally unfriendly. A group of concerned citizens gave a presentation to the council,
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Workers escape serious injury after plant explosion

Dec 5th, 2015 | By admin
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REEVES COUNTY, TX – More than 250 oil workers escaped injury Thursday morning after an explosion rocked the Anadarko gas refinery near Orla and forced safety workers to evacuate people from a 10-mile radius, officials said. Only two workers were reported to have minor injuries by late Thursday. The black plume of smoke from the
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3 People Arrested as West Roxbury Pipeline Protests Continue

Oct 30th, 2015 | By admin

Another wave of arrests were made Thursday morning at the construction site of Spectra’s natural gas pipeline. By FRANK O’LAUGHLIN (Patch Staff) October 29, 2015 Photo Credit: Facebook Three people were arrested Thursday morning at the construction site of Spectra’s high-pressure natural gas pipeline in Boston’s West Roxbury neighborhood, Universal Hubfirst reported. The protestors reportedly delayed workers. The incident marks
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PUC reform vetoes send wrong message

Oct 25th, 2015 | By admin

Posted: Saturday, October 24, 2015 9:33 pm | Updated: 9:38 pm, Sat Oct 24, 2015. Thomas Elias There’s something crazy when the most powerful agency in California government spends an entire year mired in scandal caused in large part by inadequate controls over the activities of its key people — and not a single reform emerges. That’s the
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U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern: Questions remain about Kinder Morgan pipeline

Sep 6th, 2015 | By admin
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By Mary Serreze | Special to The Republican on September 05, 2015 at 6:00 AM, updated September 05, 2015 at 6:04 AM TENNESSEE GAS PIPELINE U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern: Questions remain about Kinder Morgan pipeline FERC extends comment period for Kinder Morgan gas pipeline; schedules new session in Rindge, N.H. Mass. Senate President Stan Rosenberg to hand-deliver
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Why corrosion might take down Energy East

Sep 6th, 2015 | By admin

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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Former DPU chair says pipeline not needed

Aug 22nd, 2015 | By admin

Former DPU chair says pipeline not needed By RICHIE DAVIS Recorder Staff Thursday, August 20, 2015 (Published in print: Friday, August 21, 2015) Even as the state Department of Public Utilities considers long-term agreements for three gas distribution companies to tie into Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co’s proposed Northeast Energy Direct project, the DPU’s former chairwoman
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Spectra Energy (and others) Plan to Expand Pipeline to Feed Gas to DownEast LNG (Maine) for Export!

Jul 19th, 2015 | By admin

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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Protesters Push to Halt Pipeline Construction Pending Health, Safety Inspection

Jul 16th, 2015 | By admin
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A new petition calls for FERC to rescind approval of a natural gas pipeline project until the worksite is properly inspected. By FRANK O’LAUGHLIN (Patch Staff) July 15, 2015 Protesters opposed to Spectra Energy’s pipeline project are pushing public officials to bring the construction to a halt until a health and safety inspection is completed. An anti-pipeline group
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Northfield residents to gather for meeting tonight on gas pipeline and compressor station

Jul 16th, 2015 | By admin

By Fred Contrada | fcontrada@repub.com Email the author | Follow on Twitter on July 15, 2015 at 1:18 PM NORTHFIELD — Even before they stay up all night listening to it, some people in town are staying up all night worrying about it: a proposed 80,000 horsepower gas compressor station at the top of a hill in
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