SoCalGas: Newly Discovered Release Of Methane At Aliso Canyon Near Porter Ranch Poses No Health RisksThe recent rain storms triggered the "slight" release of natural gas that was previously trapped in the soil following last year’s leak, according to a SoCalGas spokesman.
Gas Leak Fears Plague Playa Del ReyOfficials in Playa Del Rey and surrounding communities are concerned that a gas leak on the scale of the 2015 Aliso Canyon leak could happen in their community.
Porter Ranch Residents Unsettled Over Aliso Canyon Gas Leak SettlementThe settlement does not include provisions giving residents a chance to seek restitution.
SoCal Gas Asks Regulators For Permission To Replenish Natural Gas Supply At Aliso Canyon FacilitySouthern California Gas Co. asked regulators Tuesdayto allow it to resume injecting natural gas into approved wells at the Aliso Canyon storage facility, where a four-month leak emitted 109,000 metric tons of methane and displaced thousands of residents.
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.
After Aliso Canyon Leak, Feds Seek To Curtail Natural Gas BlowoutsA year after a blowout at a natural gas well near Porter Ranch spewed tons of noxious gas and drove thousands from their homes, a federal task force is recommending dozens of safety changes for the nation's 400 underground natural gas storage facilities.
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.
Porter Ranch Residents Renew Call For Aliso Canyon's Permanent ClosureResidents who just last month returned to their homes are angry that yet another natural gas leak was discovered at the Aliso Canyon facility where a major well leak forced them out of the community in the first place.
Natural Gas Leak Detected Over Weekend At Aliso Canyon FacilityA minor natural gas leak was detected at the Aliso Canyon storage facility near Porter Ranch over the weekend, but officials said Wednesday the issue was quickly repaired and never presented a safety risk to the community.
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.
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.
California Assembly Turns Down Aid For SoCal Gas VictimsMembers of the California Assembly rejected a plan to give victims of the Aliso Canyon disaster gas leak and other man-made pollution more time to sue for relief, but the proposal could return.
Aliso Canyon Gas Leak Costs To Top $665M, Double Prior EstimatesAn energy company says expected costs from a massive gas leak in Porter Ranch have ballooned to $665 million.
Judge May Order SoCal Gas Co. To Continue Paying For Temporary Housing PlanA court hearing will be held Wednesday to decide whether Southern California Gas Co. should be required to continue paying for temporary housing for displaced Porter-Ranch area residents.