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Eight Mile is Alabama’s Chemical Katrina – An article from the Sierra Club on the dangers of mercaptan spills.

 

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We Cannot Breathe         

http://www.latimes.com/projects/la-fi-eight-mile-leak/

 

 

 

School evacuated due to mercaptan release.

 

 

gas leak

“The most troubling aspect of this is that I got the notice from the neighbors a half-mile away…” Rep. Stephen Lynch. Spectra Energy and Eversource are partners in expanding gas throughout the state.     JANUARY 2017!!!              http://www.patriotledger.com/news/20170207/officials-blast-spectra-over-gas-valve-monitoring-after-leak                             https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2017/01/07/leak-reported-spectra-energy-weymouth-station/EgOBe0g9247rhU5pFnUwCM/story.html

A Christmas Eve fire at a natural gas metering station in western Pennsylvania forced about a dozen people from their homes. http://bakken.com/news/id/228526/w-pa-gas-metering-station-fire-forces-evacuation/

 

Control valves make noise as an inevitable by product of the pressure reducing process https://www.thefreelibrary.com/Limiting+valve+noise+in+gas+metering%2c+reducing+stations.-a018626120

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Gas lines near a regulating station in the Belle Hollow area caught fire

regulator station explosion

http://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/20160309/gas-line-fire-reported-in-belle-hollow-area

 

Hopkinton Selectmen tell Eversource to try again!!!! Eversource presents and the people speak up!!!!