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Town reaches pact with FPU following ‘bizarre’ explosion, fire at house

Jul 26th, 2015 | By admin
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By Michele Dargan Daily News Staff Writer Allan and Margaret Scherer had just finished dinner on Nov. 3 when their two-story, 10,285 square-foot home exploded and burst into flames. A few minutes earlier, their chef, who had started to leave through the garage, returned briefly. “He said, ‘Mr. Scherer, there’s something strange going on in your
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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
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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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Investigator: House Explosion Planners Didn’t Know Its Force

Jul 12th, 2015 | By admin
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SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Jul 8, 2015, 8:18 PM ET By TOM COYNE Associated Press Whoever filled an Indianapolis home with natural gas and poured gasoline in two rooms probably did not know the mixture would create the powerful explosion that gutted a neighborhood three years ago, killing two neighbors and damaging more than 80
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Feds Propose More Safety Valves For Gas Lines

Jul 10th, 2015 | By admin
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Thu, 07/09/2015 – 3:12pm Matthew Brown, Garance Burke, The Associated Press The Obama administration moved Wednesday to significantly expand a requirement for utilities to install inexpensive safety valves on gas lines across the U.S. after deadly fires and explosions going back decades that could have been avoided. Inspectors assess damage around the area of a
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Transmission Pipeline and Land USe

Jul 5th, 2015 | By admin
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Power of Liquid Natural Gas Explosion Accident – Incredible Footage – China

May 27th, 2015 | By admin

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Arnold family back home after gas leak

Apr 20th, 2015 | By admin
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By Mary Ann Thomas Saturday, April 18, 2015, 1:01 a.m. After a natural gas leak forced them from their Arnold home nearly a month ago, the Argast family can finally return. Unsafe natural gas levels at three houses and the Arnold No. 2 firemen’s club along Alcoa Drive prompted Peoples Gas to replace 3,000 feet of new
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NYC blast probe highlights problem of stealing gas

Apr 1st, 2015 | By admin
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By Colleen Long and Jennifer Peltz | AP March 31 NEW YORK — It was a run-of-the-mill complaint — a smell of gas — with a troubling explanation: Someone had improperly tapped into a Manhattan building’s gas line, and it was leaking. The issue was quickly resolved. But seven months later, authorities suspect another round of gas-pipe tampering
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Destination clauses on LNG will soon fade away: gas union president

Feb 25th, 2015 | By admin
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BY AARON SHELDRICK TOKYO Wed Feb 25, 2015 5:44am EST (Reuters) – Destination clauses on contracts for liquefied natural gas (LNG)shipments will soon be a thing of the past because of the shale revolution in the United States, the head of the International Gas Union said in an interview. Japan and other buyers of LNG have long complained that
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