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Atlanta Gas Light to continue contamination cleanup in 2015

...gas plant, Atlanta Gas Light is preparing to come back next year to address lingering contamination in the area.The natural gas distributor submitted a voluntary remediation plan to the Georgia Environmental Protection Divi sion on Aug. 28. It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-11/atlanta-gas-light-continue-co
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. penalized $1.4 billion for deadly pipeline blast

...blast occurred when a 30-inch natural-gas transmission line installed in...PG&E neglected to shut off natural gas feeding the fire until 95 minutes...their monitoring of decades old natural gas lines.This year, federal prosecutors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-02/pacific-gas-electric-co-pe
Labor pains

...productive workers to thrive. Thanks to hydraulic fracturing and other new technologies, huge deposits of oil and natural gas are being discovered throughout the United States. These technologies need to be promoted, not protested.And heavily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-30/labor-pains
Martinez road reopens after gas leak

A small section of Old Petersburg Road at McCormick Road has reopened after being closed due to a natural gas leak on a main line at that location.Safety officials urged motorists to avoid Old Petersburg Road near McCormick Road until...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-28/columbia-county-gas-leak-old
Death of Algerian soccer player seen as part of wider national troubles

...death like that of Ebosse, killed by his own fans, was only a matter of time.Algeria is one of the main suppliers of natural gas to Europe, but critics say it is failing to translate energy wealth into brighter lives for young people ? turning them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-31/death-algerian-socce
Kelvin Collins: Scammers now targeting utility customers

...it is the company's responsibility to replace or repair.? Never allow anyone into your home to check wiring, natural gas pipes or appliances unless you have scheduled an appointment or reported a problem. Also, don't get lured outside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-24/kelvin-collins-scammers-no
SCANA Energy offers military discount

...members of the military Monday by becoming the first natural gas provider in Georgia to offer a discount to service members...is the energy equivalent of burning 100 cubic feet of natural gas.In addition to the discount for Georgia's military...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/scana-energy-offers-military
Latest Vogtle spending approved; plea for water conservation ignored

...Tim Echols noted, "Not only will this facility produce carbon-free energy for decades, but should the price of natural gas go up substantially, we will have a hedge against increased fuel costs."No mention is made of river impacts for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-20/latest-vogtle-spending-appro
Supreme Court rebukes EPA, but mainly leaves intact program to deal with carbon emissions

...not unlimited," said Harry Ng, vice president and general counsel of the American Petroleum Institute, the oil and natural gas industry's trade association.But David Doniger, director of the climate and clean air program at the Natural Resources...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-23/supreme-court-rebukes-epa-
U.S. power vacuum emboldens Putin

...economic dependence on energy ? Russia's gas supply. European nations are paying nearly $6 per unit while we have natural gas overflowing at $3 per unit.If we had a pro-American statesman in the White House, he would have immediately opened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-03/us-power-vacuum-embolden