Posts Tagged ‘ infrastructure ’

Former DCR head working for pipeline co.

Nov 1st, 2015 | By admin
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THIS IS AN ALL TOO OFTEN OCCASION WHERE ELECTED OFFICIALS (or their staff), OR STATE & FEDERAL REGULATORS BECOME EMPLOYEES OF NATURAL GAS COMPANIES ADVOCATING AGAINST THE PUBLIC/RATEPAYERS & VICE-VERSA. THIS SHOULD BE ILLEGAL AS IT IS A DIRECT CONFLICT OF INTEREST THAT WOULD NOT BE LEGAL IN MANY OTHER INDUSTRIES-REGULATORY/LEGISLATIVE POLICY.



3 People Arrested as West Roxbury Pipeline Protests Continue

Oct 30th, 2015 | By admin
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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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Infrastructure Replacement Replacing Gas Leaks?—Improving Safety?

Sep 19th, 2015 | By admin
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I have seen many comments and claims with regard to the gas leaks in Massachusetts with many claiming credit, as well as claims the Infrastructure Replacement is good for ratepayers and is a solution to the 25,000 gas leaks in Massachusetts I PERSONALLY exposed as president of NEGWA over 5 years ago! This story is
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Explosion rocks natural gas compressor station

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By admin
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BY LAURA LEGERE (STAFF WRITER) Published: March 30, 2012 SPRINGVILLE TWP. – An explosion at a natural gas compressor station in Susquehanna County on Thursday morning blew a hole in the roof of the complex holding the engines, shaking homes as far as a half-mile away and drawing emergency responders from nearby counties. The 11
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New York’s Natural Gas Fight

Mar 11th, 2015 | By admin
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Southern Towns are Threatening Secession By Alex Martinelli Monday, March 9th, 2015 In 1764, King George ended a longstanding dispute between the colonies of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and New York. He proclaimed that the area now known as Vermont belonged to the New York colony, ever increasing his role in colonial affairs (a problem that would
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Apparent gas leak, explosion sends crews scrambling in downtown Auburn

Feb 27th, 2015 | By admin
Auburn first responders on Genesee Street Friday responding to a gas explosion

APPARENT GAS LEAK, EXPLOSION SENDS CREWS SCRAMBLING IN DOWNTOWN AUBURN AUBURN | Emergency crews evacuated at least one business and shut off gas in the area of East Genesee Street, Market Street and Seminary Avenue in Auburn after an apparent natural gas leak and explosion that blew several manhole covers off at about 4:15 p.m. Friday.
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Lawmakers: Explosion creates momentum for pipeline bill

Feb 14th, 2014 | By admin
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Posted: Feb 13, 2014 10:20 PM EST Updated: Feb 14, 2014 12:18 AM EST By Theo Keith – email FRANKFORT, KY (WAVE) – State lawmakers said Thursday’s pipeline explosion could be a tipping point for legislation that would stop a developer from using eminent domain to build a new pipeline in Kentucky. The explosion happened
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2014 Draft New York State Energy Plan

Feb 13th, 2014 | By admin
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The 2014 Draft New York State Energy Plan (Draft Plan) sets forth a vision for New York’s energy future that connects a vibrant private sector market with communities and individual customers to create a dynamic, clean energy economy. The Draft Plan is divided into two volumes and guided by statutory requirements of Article 6 of
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2 families still not back home after explosion in Attica

Feb 13th, 2014 | By admin
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Feb. 12, 2014 Two Attica families are still not allowed in their homes due to high amounts of natural gas in the aftermath of a structure that exploded Tuesday morning at Perry and New streets. “We are doing fine,” said Rick Morlan, who lives catty-cornered from the building that exploded, formerly charitable organization Families United.
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Feds Cite New York Natural Gas Company for Failure to Keep Records, Inspect Pipelines

Sep 24th, 2013 | By Mark
Corroded natural gas pipelines like the one pictured here can become dangerous sources of natural gas leaks and explosions if inadequately monitored.

Federal regulators are seeking more than $25,000 in fines from Central New York Oil & Gas (CNYO&G) in connection with a handful of pipeline safety violations at their facility in Owego, NY, according to documents obtained by NaturalGasWatch.org. Ed. note: If you enjoy the content and coverage you get here at NaturalGasWatch.org, please take a
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