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Natural Gas Pipeline

Giant Gas Pipeline to Flank NY Nuclear Plant

Ellen Cantarow | Posted 06.25.2015 | New York
Ellen Cantarow

A very large gas pipeline will soon skirt the Indian Point Energy Center (IPEC), an aging nuclear power plant that stands in the town of Cortlandt in Westchester County, New York, 30 miles north of Manhattan. Experts say a disaster as great as or greater than Fukushima could be triggered by a potential gas explosion at the nuclear complex.

Kate Sheppard

Democratic Governor Backs Controversial Pipeline Project | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics

Dominion Resources plans to build a 550-mile pipeline to bring natural gas into the South, and it got the blessing of Democratic Virginia Gov. Terry M...

TransCanada Pipeline Explodes In Manitoba

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2014 | Green

By Rod Nickel WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Thousands of Manitoba residents were without natural gas to heat their homes and ...

Hunter Stuart

Fracking Companies F----d With The Wrong Nuns | Hunter Stuart | Posted 11.06.2013 | Green

Religious groups in Kentucky are continuing to fight against a potentially dangerous gas pipeline that two energy companies want to bury underneath 13...

Controversial Natural Gas Pipeline Under West Village Is Approved

| Posted 10.21.2013 | New York

By Mathew Katz CHELSEA — A pipeline under the West Village and Chelsea has won federal government approval to start pumping natural gas, promptin...

High Gasoline Prices and the Need for Natural Gas

T. Boone Pickens | Posted 09.21.2013 | Politics
T. Boone Pickens

We need to introduce competition to bring down prices and break the hold of OPEC oil, and we have the domestic fuel to do just that: Natural Gas.

Texas Man Pleads Guilty After Attempting To Blow Up Natural Gas Pipeline

AP | Posted 06.04.2013 | Green

PLANO, Texas -- A Texas man who has described himself as a political activist pleaded guilty Monday to trying to blow up a natural gas pipeline with a...

LNG Exports: The Wrong Side of History

Michael Brune | Posted 07.29.2013 | Green
Michael Brune

Future generations will be incredulous that we ever debated the wisdom of increasing LNG exports. The result will be higher domestic prices as well a lot more drilling for natural gas -- primarily by fracking.

Iran's Long Leash

Daniel Wagner | Posted 05.27.2013 | World
Daniel Wagner

Although all of Syria's neighbors have been negatively impacted by the country's crisis, Iraq's sectarian tensions and the religious, historical and cultural bonds between Syrians and Iraqis connect the two states' political fates.

Natural Gas Leaks: A Risky Business in Need of a Fix

John B. Kassel | Posted 03.10.2013 | Green
John B. Kassel

Ignoring leaky natural gas infrastructure is risky business. Let's fix what we have, and maximize our efficiency gains, before aggressively expanding. We'll be more sustainable, and safer, that way.

Obama Approves Natural Gas Pipeline In NYC

DNAinfo | Posted 11.28.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A new natural gas pipeline is coming to Brooklyn and Queens, after President Barack Obama cleared the way for it to be built on Tuesday. ...

In My Greenwich Village: The Hudson River Park and the Pipeline

Eileen Stukane | Posted 06.09.2012 | New York
Eileen Stukane

The renovation of the Meatpacking District in my Greenwich Village neighborhood has been inspirational to those of us who live here. In the past five...

Iran Tries Brotherly Love in the Persian Gulf Oil Game

Daniel J. Graeber | Posted 05.22.2012 | World
Daniel J. Graeber

With Kuwait allied with the United States and working more closely with Iran's long-time rivals in Riyadh, it's unlikely there will be any brotherly love in the Persian Gulf anytime soon.

"Collateral Damage" From Afghan Turmoil -- the TAPI Pipeline

John C.K. Daly | Posted 05.21.2012 | World
John C.K. Daly

As the reverberations on the March 11th attack by a U.S. soldier on two Afghan villages continue to abrade U.S.-Afghan relations, the deteriorating security situation there will more than likely claim another victim: the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India natural gas pipeline.

The Climate Post: After Tar Sands Pipeline Decision Delayed, Other Routes Sought

Mason Inman | Posted 01.18.2012 | Green
Mason Inman

The Obama administration delayed deciding whether to approve the controversial Keystone XL pipeline. In response, TransCanada Corp. has proposed a different route through Nebraska.

Alaska Governor Revamps Gas Pipeline Pitch

AP | By BECKY BOHRER | Posted 12.28.2011 | Green

JUNEAU, Alaska -- Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell proposed a new way forward on a natural gas pipeline Thursday, saying if demand for gas has shifted from th...

Two Bills Aim To Fix 'Poor And Uncoordinated Response' To Pipeline Disaster

AP | Posted 11.02.2011 | San Francisco

By SHEILA V. KUMAR, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Two bills written in response to a deadly natural gas pipeline explosion that tore ...

Alaska Lawmakers Propose Ditching Gas Pipeline, Centerpiece Of Palin's Administration

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaska lawmakers introduced legislation Friday to abandon a centerpiece of former Gov. Sarah Palin's administration: a state-sa...