SoCal Gas Highlights New Aliso Canyon Safety Measures After Creation Of Federal Task ForceA day after federal officials announced the creation of a task force aimed at bolstering the safety at the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility, Southern California Gas Co. pushing back by highlighting the safety measures it has taken.
SoCalGas To Pay $4M For Failing To Report Porter Ranch Gas LeakSouthern California Gas Co. will pay $4 million to settle charges they failed to immediately report a gas leak that led to the temporary displacement of thousands of families from their Porter Ranch homes.
Residents Urge Gov. Brown To Shut Down Aliso Canyon For GoodResidents of Porter Ranch are urging Gov. Jerry Brown to permanently close the nearby Aliso Canyon gas storage facility.
Fire Breaks Out In Aliso Canyon Gas Facility OutbuildingFirefighters are mopping up Thursday after a fire broke out overnight at the Southern California Gas Co. facility where wells leaked methane for months.
Gas Pipeline Installation Along Sepulveda Could Snarl Rush Hour Traffic On 405 FreewayLane closures on Sepulveda Boulevard due to the installation of a gas pipeline could mean a traffic nightmare between the Westside and the San Fernando Valley.
Study Finds Toxic Metals In Homes Near Aliso Canyon Gas LeakHomes located near a gas well blowout that spewed the nation's largest-known release of methane had higher levels of toxic metals that could have caused symptoms Los Angeles residents have suffered from for months, public health officials said.
Porter Ranch Residents Get Another Week To Return HomePorter Ranch residents have another week to return to their homes, under an agreement reached Friday between attorneys for Southern California Gas Co. and Los Angeles County.
State Declares Leaking Well Near Porter Ranch Permanently CappedThousands of Porter Ranch families were told Thursday it's safe to move back home.
With Leak All But Capped, When Can Porter Ranch Residents Expect To Return Home?"As a resident, as a parent and as a business owner in town it's nowhere near being done. This is the beginning," said Zitkovich.
Adviser To Governor Brown Outlines Plan To Cap Porter Ranch Gas Leak By End Of Next WeekWade Crowfoot says it will take up to five more days to permanently seal the Southern California Gas Co. well that began leaking in October.
SoCal Gas Says It Has Not Raised Rates, Despite Complaints Of Higher BillsResponding to incensed Angelenos who say their gas bills have spiked after the massive Aliso Canyon gas leak, a SoCal Gas spokesman on Wednesday said the utility has not raised rates on customers due to the leak.
Porter Ranch Parents Ask LAUSD To Move Students From Schools Near Gas LeakConcerned parents in Porter Ranch have launched an online petition asking LAUSD to move their children from two area schools where students say they have suffered from nausea, nosebleeds and hives after a natural gas leak was detected in a nearby oil field seven weeks ago.