Intel Brief September 2016

As much as 4,200 gallons of crude oil spill into mouth of Mississippi River. The U.S. Coast Guard reported that approximately 4,200 gallons of crude oil spilled from a Texas Petroleum Investment Co. well into the Main Pass of the Mississippi River in Louisiana Aug. 2 and 840 gallons spilled from the company’s pipeline into […]

Intel Brief August 2016

Nearly 70 people were evacuated from residences, a library, and a YMCA in Pierre after a city street crew ruptured an underground gas line. Nearly 70 people were evacuated from residences, a library, and a YMCA of the USA facility in Pierre, S.D., for about two hours June 27 while crews worked to repair a […]

Intel Brief June 2016

State to help shore up Rosecrans levee. The governor of Missouri announced May 25 that the State would provide $5 million in funding towards a $72 million repair project designed to help protect levees in the South Side and Rosecrans from flood damage.  _______________________________________ EPA warns of chemicals in water. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency […]

Intel Brief May 2016

Oily mist surfaces at Porter Ranch gas leak as well pressure drops. Southern California Gas Company announced January 6 that crews began casting demister pads, which contain a mesh screen, to contain an oily mist that has appeared from a methane leak at the company’s Aliso Canyon Storage Facility above Porter Ranch. The utility reported […]

April 2016 Intel Brief

Doddridge gas well site ordered shut down following fire. West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection officials announced Feb. 25 that four Antero Resources natural gas wells in Doddridge County will remain idle during an investigation into a fire at the company’s R.J. Smith Pad near West Union that was reportedly caused by a failure in […]