Porter Ranch Residents Gather For Second Meeting With AQMDA day after a new report came out showing the level of toxins released into the air from a massive natural gas leak near Porter Ranch has been seriously underestimated, residents were preparing to voice their concerns at a second meeting with the South Coast Air Quality Management District.
LAUSD Board OKs Relocating Students From Porter Ranch Schools In Wake Of Gas LeakBoard members have voted to authorize the temporary relocation of nearly 1,900 students and staff from two schools near a leaking natural gas storage facility in the Porter Ranch area.
Study Finds Methane Emissions Dropping In USResearchers have found that methane emissions from local natural gas distribution systems across the U.S. have decreased in the past 20 years.
Police Evacuating Structures In Mission Hills Due To Natural Gas LeakA dispatcher told City News Service the structures affected are along Goldfinch Street near Hawk Street and Fort Stockton Drive.
Top Democratic Lawmaker Proposes Fuel TaxThe state Senate leader on Thursday proposed a tax on consumer fuel purchases of gasoline, oil, diesel, ethanol and natural gas, with the money raised diverted to mass transit projects and households making less than $75,000 annually.
HazMat Crews Investigate Gas Leak In Playa Del ReyOfficials Monday were trying to determine if a gas leak in Playa del Rey was an act of vandalism.
AltCar Expo Rolls Into Santa Monica With Natural Gas Police Pursuit Vehicle The Ford model is on display at the AltCar Expo in Santa Monica, along with hydrogen fuel cell and electric cars.
Honda Sees Green at the LA Auto Show