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Belton, S.C., spill a cautionary tale on pipeline safety, advocates say

...products, she said. Pipeline safety reviewedAccording to one study published by the Manhattan Institute in June 2013, natural gas and hazardous material pipelines experience less than one incident per billion ton-miles traveled each, based on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-15/belton-sc-spill-cautionary-ta
Kinder Morgan official says Palmetto Pipeline will get built

...don't apply to the more common natural gas pipelines. Initially written in...hurdles for petroleum pipelines that natural gas pipelines don't need to jump...companies that store liquefied natural gas on Elba or pay to transport their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-15/kinder-morgan-official-s
Stocks edge higher as European Central Bank says it's ready to provide more support if needed

...gasoline rose 1.2 cents to close at $1.437 a gallon.? Heating oil rose 1 cent to close at $1.619 a gallon.? Natural gas rose 7.7 cents to close at $2.725 per 1,000 cubic feet.In other markets, U.S. government bond prices rose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-03/stocks-edge-higher-europea
Southern Co. buys Atlanta Gas Light

...second-biggest utility company in the U.S. by customer base.The combined business will include 11 regulated electric and natural gas distribution companies, serving approximately 9 million customers in nine states. Customers will continue to be served...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/southern-co-buying-atlanta
Needless regulation

...shifting electric generation to facilities powered by natural gas, nuclear and renewables.And what impact will this...plants and moving electric generating capacity to cleaner natural gas plants and emission-free sources such as nuclear power...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-22/needless-regulation
Government proposes methane cuts in oil, gas production

...emissions from new and modified oil and natural gas wells, along with updated standards...Methane, the key component of natural gas, tends to leak during oil and...emissions from new or modified natural gas wells, meaning thousands of existing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-18/government-proposes-methan
Duke Energy buying Piedmont Natural Gas $4.9B

...spend about $4.9 billion in cash to acquire Piedmont Natural Gas, adding about a million new customers in the Carolinas...Atlantic Coast Pipeline that will be the first major natural gas pipeline to serve the eastern part of the state.Piedmont...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-26/duke-energy-buying-piedmon
Cost of electric heat varies across Augusta region

...Georgia Power credited lower natural gas prices for decreasing production...of multiple fuel sources, like natural gas, nuclear, 21st century coal and...With the recent reductions in natural gas costs used in our power plants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-21/cost-electric-heat-varies-acr
Markets drop over China fears, drug costs

...gasoline fell 4.7 cents to close at $1.349 a gallon.Heating oil fell 4.5 cents to close at $1.477 a gallon.Natural gas fell 0.1 cent to close at $2.563 per 1,000 cubic feet.Gold fell $13.90 to $1,131.70 an ounce. Silver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-28/markets-drop-over-china-fe
Caterpillar says it could cut 10,000 jobs

...2015 revenue outlook by $1 billion, and its profit forecast will take a hit as well.Caterpillar makes diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives, along with construction and mining equipment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-24/caterpillar-says-it-could-