Thirty years after Spectra’s Beaumont, KY explosion little has changed

Spectra is related to this from 13 February 2014 MASSIVE BLAST in KY-60 foot crater-3 houses two barns destroyed, 30 foot section of 30″ pipe thrown 300 feet. It was partly about Spectra Energy’s Texas Eastern pipeline, almost 30 years and about 30 miles from a very similar Texas Eastern explosion in 1985. Mark Boxley, … Continue reading Thirty years after Spectra’s Beaumont, KY explosion little has changed

Woman identified in last week’s Ewing, NJ gas explosion that destroyed dozens of homes

This week, Harlem, last week, Ewing, NJ, 20 years ago, Edison, NJ: methane explosions that destroyed buildings and killed at least one person, according to investigors or local officials apparently caused by gas company. This is one downside to the fracked “natural” gas industry’s answer to cold weather in the U.S. northeast. WPVI-TV wrote 6 … Continue reading Woman identified in last week’s Ewing, NJ gas explosion that destroyed dozens of homes

Gas explosion in Harlem

A huge methane explosion in New York City reminds people of 9/11. And of Spectra’s Durham Woods explosion in Edison, NJ. Michael J. Feeney, Greg B. Smith, Pete Donohue, Jennifer H. Cunningham, Stephen Rex Brown and Corky Siemaszko for the New York Daily News, today, Underground gas explosion in East Harlem kills 3, injures dozens … Continue reading Gas explosion in Harlem

Gas pipeline explosion evacuates Texas town

And this was only a 10 inch pipeline, unlike the 36 inch one Spectra wants to build through here. Joe Kemp wrote for New York Daily News today, Small Texas town forced to evacuate after gas pipeline explodes: Officials called for locals to evacuate the small town of Milford after the gas pipeline exploded on … Continue reading Gas pipeline explosion evacuates Texas town
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LNG – Liquefied Natural Gas & Small Scale Processing Facilities-Action Needed

The Plan We Must Stop This is the beginning of a series of blogs to educate the public about the dangers of LNG as well as to convince as many people that we can to object to this dangerous precedent by providing information about what LNG is and what you can do. Liquefied Natural Gas … Continue reading LNG – Liquefied Natural Gas & Small Scale Processing Facilities-Action Needed

Plans to Transport LNG on All Aboard Florida Commuter Railway are Discovered

Governor Scott’s long touted project the rail service, All Aboard Florida, plans to whisk passengers from Orlando to Miami and back again. Or so that is the publicly stated purpose of this project. According to Channel 9’s investigative reporter, Christopher Heath, in Brevard County  there appears there is another purpose for this project (see story below). … Continue reading Plans to Transport LNG on All Aboard Florida Commuter Railway are Discovered

Sabal Trail Transmission Memorandum of Understanding in Suwannee County – Board meeting July 5, 2016

On SBOCC agenda for Suwannee County July 15 5,2016 — Sabal Trail Transmission and Suwannee County Libraries: The meeting starts at 6:00 PM {update} Judicial Annex 218 Parshley St. SW Live Oak, FL 32064 Item # 15 on the SBOCC agenda. “The Suwannee River Regional Library requests Board approval to apply for a community grant … Continue reading Sabal Trail Transmission Memorandum of Understanding in Suwannee County – Board meeting July 5, 2016

Hike With Congressman Ted Yoho & The Truth Behind What is Driving the Push to Install Sabal Trail Pipeline

Here is the detailed story and videos of what Ted Yoho FL-03 and others,  saw,  heard and said on the hike where Sabal Trail proposes to drill under the Suwannee River as well as a new development.  Rep. Sanford Bishop GA-02,  has sent a letter to the Army Corps of Engineers asking for a SEIS without even attending this hike … Continue reading Hike With Congressman Ted Yoho & The Truth Behind What is Driving the Push to Install Sabal Trail Pipeline

Sabal Trail sues Georgia landowners for federal eminent domain –Atlanta Journal Constitution

Which Houston, Texas pipeline company has sued Ted Turner, Bob Graham, and dozens of other Georgia landowners, including a Georgia Centennial Farm? That’s right, Spectra Energy, as in the Sabal Trail fracked methane boondoggle. Dan Chapman, AJC, 1 May 2016, South Georgia pipeline fight turns into battle over eminent domain, A Texas company wants to … Continue reading Sabal Trail sues Georgia landowners for federal eminent domain –Atlanta Journal Constitution

Albany, GA caves to Sabal Trail 4-3

One vote could have stopped this. One vote could vote out one or more of the four who voted for. Thanks to Roger Marietta for fighting on. Carlton Fletcher, Albany Herald, 15 March 2016, Albany city commissioners agree to Sabal Trail easement payment: Pipeline company to pay city $165,000 settlement for five easements, The Albany … Continue reading Albany, GA caves to Sabal Trail 4-3