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Massachusetts Landmark NATURAL GAS Law Signed Today July 7th!!

Jul 7th, 2014 | By admin
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Natural Gas Leak Safety Bill Hours from Becoming Law in Mass Gas Explosion Victim’s Unveil First-Ever Massachusetts “Gas Leak” Map, showing thousands of leaking, potentially-dangerous gas leaks in Cities throughout State. Boston, Mass., July 6th, 2014 - Mark McDonald has waited for this day for a long time.  As the President of the
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Pipeline bike protest to kick off in Dracut

Jul 2nd, 2014 | By admin
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By John Collins, jcollins@lowellsun.com 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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Company: Gas line that sparked explosion wasn’t marked

Jul 2nd, 2014 | By admin
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By Mark Walker July 01. 2014 2:22PM A construction company whose workers punctured a Dell Rapids gas line earlier this month has filed a complaint with the state alleging a natural gas utility failed to properly mark its line. May Construction was drilling June 10 near 10th Street and State Avenue in Dell Rapids when
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Fire department now responding to city’s gas leak calls: officials

Jul 2nd, 2014 | By admin
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THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS MOVE ON BEHALF OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK, AND ADDS SIGNIFICANT LIABILITY TO THE CITY WITH REGARD TO PRIVATELY OWN NATURAL GAS COMPANIES!!



Cause of Garden City, Kansas natural gas explosion that killed 17 year old being investigated

Jul 2nd, 2014 | By admin
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A teenager has died and two others are hospitalized after a home explosion in Finney county. MORE FROM KWCH.COM finney county It happened in Plymell, Kan. near Garden City, about a quarter mile east of Highway 83 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Kevin Bascue, Finney County Sheriff, said the blast could be heard at least 10 miles
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Massachusetts Natural Gas Bill To Be Signed Into LAW!

Jul 1st, 2014 | By admin
Map of Medford, Massachusetts Gas Leaks

After over 7 years of work in addressing the serious issue of tens of thousands of gas leaks (including hazardous leaks) being ignored in Massachusetts. The bill Mark McDonald wrote as president of the New England Gas Workers Association (NEGWA) is hours away from becoming one of the only laws of its kind in the
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8 Year Old Troy Douglas Killed While Walking Home from School by Gas Explosion!

Jul 1st, 2014 | By admin
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Young 8 year old Troy Douglas lost his life due to a gas explosion in Baltimore. As Troy was walking home from school (block away) with his best friend, a row-house home exploded due to a gas explosion which buried Troy and his pal as they walked past the site! Troy lost his life as
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Exclusive Pictures of the Exposed Cast Iron Main Blamed for the Deadly East Harlem, NY Gas EXPLOSION!!!

Jul 1st, 2014 | By admin
Exposed Old Cast Iron Main!

Car In Front of Building When Blast Occured[caption id="attachment_3103" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Overview of Gas Main AFTER Buildings Destroyed"][/caption]Location of Cast Iron Leak Covered by PlywoodThe following exclusive pictures were taken by www.NaturalGasWatch.org ourselves showing the age and degradation of the over 100 year old cast iron gas main. The pictures are quite telling with regard
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Family of woman who died in Topeka gas explosion to receive about $323,000 settlement

May 25th, 2014 | By admin
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THE ASSOCIATED PRESS May 23, 2014 – 1:47 pm EDT TOPEKA, Kansas — The family of a Topeka woman who died in a natural gas explosion will receive about $323,000 of a $709,000 settlement. A Shawnee County judge on Tuesday approved settlements and dismissed three lawsuits linked to the blast that killed 81-year-old Lucinia Tolliver
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Firefighters battled natural gas fire Friday morning

May 25th, 2014 | By admin
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Oaktown, Ind. (WTHI) – Fire and emergency crews battled a fire at a natural gas compression station in Knox County early Friday. One home was evacuated, but the residents have been allowed to return. The fire happened at around 4 a.m. in Oaktown, Indiana near Freelandville Road and Newell Road. Fire crews wrapped up their
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