Posts Tagged ‘ New York ’

Con Edison Directed to Respond to DPS Report Alleging Violation of State Safety Regulations In Connection With 2014 East Harlem Natural Gas Explosion

Nov 20th, 2015 | By admin

For Immediate Release: 11/19/15 Audrey Zibelman, Chair Contact: James Denn | | (518) 474-7080 15083/14-G-0201 ALBANY — The New York State Public Service Commission (Commission) today directed Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc., New York City’s largest electric and natural gas utility, to respond to a Department of Public Service staff
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3 People Arrested as West Roxbury Pipeline Protests Continue

Oct 30th, 2015 | By admin

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

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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Gas explosion rocks New York City high school

Aug 22nd, 2015 | By admin
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NEW YORK — A gas explosion during construction at a New York City high school Thursday night seriously injured three workers and caused heavy damage to several floors of the building. CBS New York reported the blast occurred at 8:09 p.m. at John F. Kennedy High School in the Marble Hill section of the Bronx.
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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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TSA Pipeline Security Guidelines December 2010

Jul 5th, 2015 | By admin

TSA guidelines_final_dec2010 (1) NEEDS YOU! Looking for volunteer help with posting Gas Explosion News for Non-Profit

Jul 5th, 2015 | By admin
computer-repair-now1-150x150 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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Giant Gas Pipeline Next to Nuclear Power Plant Could Cause a New York ‘Fukishima,’ Say Experts

May 27th, 2015 | By admin

By John Dyer May 21, 2015 | 7:59 am Experts are claiming that a massive natural gas pipeline being constructed next to a major nuclear power plant in New York could cause a meltdown just 40 miles north of Manhattan. The company Spectra Energy has started construction on a 42-inch-diameter pipeline that will pass only 105 feet from the
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Copper pipe theft caused gas leak, explosion that tore apart Syracuse house

May 7th, 2015 | By admin

By Ken Sturtz | Follow on Twitter on May 07, 2015 at 7:55 PM SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Thieves are to blame for an explosion that ripped apart a South Side house Wednesday afternoon, the Syracuse Fire Department said. The explosion happened about 1 p.m. at a house as 201 Dawes Ave. No one was injured and
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NYC blast probe highlights problem of stealing gas

Apr 1st, 2015 | By admin

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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