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Natural Gas

CUERO, TX - MARCH 26: Natural gas is flared off at a plant outside of the town of Cuero, Texas. Texas, which in just the last five years has tripled its oil production . (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Study Finds Methane Emissions Dropping In US

Researchers have found that methane emissions from local natural gas distribution systems across the U.S. have decreased in the past 20 years.

04/01/2015

Natural gas pipeline (Sean Gallup/Getty Images News)

ISO New England: More Pipelines, Storage Needed For Energy Reliability

The manger of the region’s power grid says more natural gas must be made available in southern New England, to ensure reliable supplies during high demand in cold winter weather.

01/21/2015

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Worker Injured In East Hartford Gas Explosion

A maintenance worker has been burned in an explosion at a compressed natural gas fueling station outside a Connecticut Natural Gas facility in East Hartford.

11/12/2014

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Northeast Heating Prices Could Be Down Or Up This Winter

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Federal energy officials say pipeline bottlenecks that drove up natural gas home heating prices in New England last winter could cause trouble when the weather again turns cold. At the same […]

10/11/2014

File photo of a natural gas pipeline compressor station. (Jean-Christophe/AFP/Getty Images)

First Expansion Starts For Conn. Natural Gas Plan

Connecticut’s ambitious natural gas expansion plan took its first step with a project announced Monday to establish gas lines in downtown Wilton.

08/04/2014

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New Natural Gas Pipeline In Wilton

Yankee Gas today broke ground a new natural gas pipeline that will expand the availability of natural gas in the town of Wilton.

08/04/2014

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Gas Line Cut At Eli Whitney Tech School In Hamden

Southern Connecticut Gas says a line has been secured, near Eli Whitney Technical School in Hartford.

05/29/2014

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New England Governors Announce Plan To Expand Natural Gas Use

New England governors announced Thursday a plan to expand natural gas use as power plants worked to shore up supplies to meet rising demand in another Arctic blast.

01/23/2014

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New England Governors Looking At Pipeline Expansion

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – New England governors have announced a plan to expand the region’s pipeline capacity to deliver more natural gas and cut energy costs. Maine Gov. Paul LePage said Thursday he and the […]

01/23/2014

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Temperature Down, Electricity and Natural Gas Demand Up

Utilities, power companies and New England’s grid operator moved on several fronts Tuesday to guarantee sufficient supplies of energy in the Northeast to keep homes and businesses warm as temperatures plunged to near-record low levels.

01/07/2014

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