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Trans Energy Inc. to Restore Streams and Wetland Damaged By Natural Gas Extraction Activities in West Virginia

September 3, 2014 - in Energy, Environment, Projects

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (WVDEP), and the Department of Justice (DOJ) today announced a settlement with Trans Energy Inc., requiring the oil and gas company to restore portions…

PG&E Fined $1.4B for 2010 Gas Line Blast

September 2, 2014 - in Energy, Maintenance, Oil & Gas, Projects

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today issued four decisions by two Administrative Law Judges in connection with its investigations of…

How Does a Water Pipe Explode?

July 28, 2014 - in Maintenance, Pipelines, Projects, Water

There's a depressingly long list of accidents, many fatal, resulting from contractors puncturing buried gas pipes after failing to properly locate them…