Posts Tagged ‘ New Jersey ’

WATCH: Garbage truck explodes in fireball, rips hole in nearby house

Mar 19th, 2016 | By admin
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By Kevin Shea | For NJ.com Email the author | Follow on Twitter on January 26, 2016 at 3:01 PM, updated January 26, 2016 at 7:50 PM HAMILTON — A garbage truck exploded after catching fire on a street in Hamilton Tuesday and blasted a hole in the front of a nearby house, though no injuries were immediately
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CBS2 Investigates: Experts Say Decaying Gas Lines Are A Ticking Time Bomb Below City Streets

Jan 9th, 2016 | By admin
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January 8, 2016 11:32 PM Filed Under: Con Edison, Dick Brennan, Mark McDonald, PSE&G NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — From the city to the suburbs, thousands of miles of some of the country’s oldest and decaying gas mains lay just below the surface of our streets. As CBS2’s Dick Brennan reported, experts said the consequences could be dangerous or
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Elizabeth house explosion kills 1, injures at least 13 others

Nov 13th, 2015 | By admin
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By Tom Haydon and Jessica Remo | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com on November 11, 2015 at 10:20 AM, updated November 11, 2015 at 1:30 PM An explosion in a two-family house on Magnolia Avenue Wednesday killed one person and at least 13 others were pulled from the wreckage with various injuries, officials said. Mayor Chris Bollwage
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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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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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TSA Pipeline Security Guidelines December 2010

Jul 5th, 2015 | By admin
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NaturalGasWatch.org NEEDS YOU! Looking for volunteer help with posting Gas Explosion News for Non-Profit

Jul 5th, 2015 | By admin
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NaturalGasWatch.org is a non-profit website that shares natural gas explosion news & information with the goal of public awareness to improve pipeline safety. This site is a critical tool for pipeline safety, but it’s challenging to run regular updates as it is truly run by a couple of folks who have full time commitments with
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South Jersey Gas pipeline approval now tied to non-compliant Public Works buildings in Upper Township

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By admin
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Posted: Thursday, July 2, 2015 1:02 pm Posted on Jul 2, 2015 by Columb Higgins TUCKAHOE – The New Jersey Pinelands Commission has tied approval of South Jersey Gas’ proposed natural gas pipeline through the Pinelands to its review of non-compliant buildings at the Upper Township Public Works yard in Tuckahoe. An application by Upper Township seeking
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What to do if you suspect a natural gas leak in your home

Mar 11th, 2015 | By admin
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By Jeff Rossen and Jovanna Billington, NBC News (NBC News) – On March 4, 2014, an explosion obliterated one house and damaged more than 60 others in a suburban housing development in Ewing, New Jersey. One woman was killed and seven other people were injured in the blast, caused by a natural gas leak. And
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