Archive for May 2016

Expert: Gas pipe issues in St. Louis area indicative of larger problem

May 26th, 2016 | By admin
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http://www.kmov.com/story/32067980/expert-gas-pipe-issues-in-st-louis-area-indicative-of-larger-problem Posted: May 25, 2016 10:53 PM EDTUpdated: May 25, 2016 11:53 PM EDT By Dan Greenwald, Online News Producer CONNECT Credit: KMOV SOUTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV.com) -An expert says problems with gas pipes in a South County subdivision is emblematic of a wider problem across the country. Residents on Mango Drive say they have noticed
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SJC rules Mass. failed to issue proper regulations to cut emissions

May 21st, 2016 | By admin
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By David Abel GLOBE STAFF  MAY 18, 2016In a decision environmental advocates hailed as a landmark, the state’s highest court ruled Tuesday that Massachusetts regulators must set specific limits on various sources of greenhouse gases to comply with the legal obligation to reduce emissions linked to climate change. For years, environmental groups have argued that both the
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UGI projects a 6 percent rate increase in its cost of gas

May 21st, 2016 | By admin
UGI Utilities is seeking a hike in the purchased gas cost rate come Dec. 1. For a typical residential customer, it would mean about a $3 jump in the monthly bill. (UGI UTILITIES INC. / COURTESY PHOTO)

By David Abel GLOBE STAFF  MAY 18, 2016In a decision environmental advocates hailed as a landmark, the state’s highest court ruled Tuesday that Massachusetts regulators must set specific limits on various sources of greenhouse gases to comply with the legal obligation to reduce emissions linked to climate change. For years, environmental groups have argued that both the
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One Step Closer – Market Impact Of 2016 Northeast Natural Gas Production Trends

May 21st, 2016 | By admin
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Wednesday, 05/18/2016Published by: Sheetal Nasta The Northeast has been the biggest driver of U.S. natural gas production growth in recent years, and while rig counts have come down, output from the Marcellus and Utica has remained resilient and helped offset declines in other supply regions. In the process, the Northeast has reinvented itself, shifting from a
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Blast Rattles North Maine

May 21st, 2016 | By admin
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Posted: Thursday, May 19, 2016 1:44 pm | Updated: 3:14 pm, Thu May 19, 2016. By RICHARD MAYER Assistant Managing Editor A thundering boom, glass flying everywhere, followed by thick smoke. Andrea Kamerman witnessed today’s explosion and structural collapse seconds after exiting her vehicle at the Heritage Village Condos in unincorporated Des Plaines. Kamerman arrived at the condominium
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Greenwood explosion investigation report months away, frustrating local businesses

May 20th, 2016 | By admin
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Updated: May 19, 2016 – 1:15 AM SEATTLE — According to a letter from state investigators, it may take until late summer or longer until the investigation into the March 9 Greenwood gas explosion is complete. Businesses coping with the aftermath of the blast called the delay frustrating. “It’s difficult for small business owners to have
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Group launches $2.8 million Regina Beach, Sask., explosion lawsuit

May 20th, 2016 | By admin
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SaskEnergy and 6 others named as defendants CBC News Posted: May 19, 2016 1:21 PM CT Last Updated: May 19, 2016 3:32 PM CT A group of Regina Beach, Sask. property owners have filed a lawsuit against SaskEnergy and six landowners in relation to the explosion on Dec. 3, 2014. A total of 20 individuals and two businesses are seeking
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Explosion hits apartment building near Des Plaines; 2 suffer minor injuries

May 20th, 2016 | By admin
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By Tony Briscoe Contact ReporterChicago Tribune May 19, 2016 5:25 pm An explosion rocked a three-story apartment building Thursday morning in unincorporated Cook County near Des Plaines Thursday morning, causing minor injuries to two people and leaving the building unihabitable, according to officials. Firefighters and medical responders were dispatched at 9:15 a.m. to an apartment in the
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1 reportedly injured in Cleveland Clinic gas line fire

May 20th, 2016 | By admin
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Filed on May 20, 2016 by Jon Wysochanski 1 Comment AVON — A gas line break and fire led to the evacuation of the Cleveland Clinic Richard E. Jacobs Health Center on Thursday morning. Daniel Row, an employee of Davey Tree, was mowing grass in front of the center and his lawn mower struck a gas
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Fort McMurray woman adoption process prolonged as home explodes

May 20th, 2016 | By admin
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On Tuesday, fire officials said operators were in the process of restoring gas to the city’s neighbourhoods By: Jeremy Simes For Metro Published on Fri May 20 2016 Kaitlin hopes she’ll still be able to adopt a child after her home was among 10 destroyed by an explosion in Fort McMurray Monday night. Officials have been assessing Fort
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