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Enbridge to Keep Kentucky Gas Pipe Shut for at Least a Week After Blast

Enbridge to Keep Kentucky Gas Pipe Shut for at Least a Week After Blast

From Reuters


Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc said the section of its Texas Eastern pipeline in Kentucky that exploded on Thursday, killing one person, will remain shut through at least Aug. 12.

Enbridge said in a notice to customers Monday …

Texas County Sues Exxon Over Air Pollution from Petrochemical Fire – Official

Texas County Sues Exxon Over Air Pollution from Petrochemical Fire – Official

From Reuters


Harris County, Texas sued Exxon Mobil Corp on Thursday over pollution from a fire a day earlier at the company’s Baytown Olefins Plant, according to an attorney for the county.

The fire was being investigated by federal and …

Source: NTSB

Company Responsible for Last Year’s Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions Settles Lawsuit for $143 Million

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Columbia Gas and parent company NiSource will allocate a total of $1 billion to address the needs of affected communities
Columbia Gas of Massachusetts, in conjunction with its parent company NiSource

‘Floating Bomb’: Decaying Oil Tanker Near Yemen Coast Could Soon Explode, Experts Warn

‘Floating Bomb’: Decaying Oil Tanker Near Yemen Coast Could Soon Explode, Experts Warn

From CNBC


An abandoned and decaying oil tanker near the coast of war-torn Yemen could soon rupture or explode, the United Nations (UN) has warned, potentially triggering one of the world’s largest oil spills.

The deserted Safer FSO tanker, which …

Summer Drive Season More Costly as East Coast Refinery Burns

Summer Drive Season More Costly as East Coast Refinery Burns

From Bloomberg


Blaze contained at PES facility, major New York supplier, refinery is largest such complex in U.S. East Coast region

Gasoline futures jumped the most in three months after an explosion and fire at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions oil …