Methane Levels Likely To Blame For Vault Explosion In South LALADWP said the explosion in an underground electrical vault was linked to high levels of methane in the soil.
Aliso Canyon Gets OK To Reopen By State OfficialsAngry residents and several advocacy groups want the facility nestled in the mountains above the San Fernando Valley permanently shuttered.
Strict Methane-Leak Guidelines Approved For CaliforniaCalifornia air regulators have adopted a new strategy for curbing methane leaks from oil and gas facilities.
Gas Withdrawn From Aliso Canyon For First Time Since LeakSoCalGas said it tapped the storage facility in response to increased demand due to cold.
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.
Governor Signs Law That Reduces 'Super Pollutants' To Combat Climate ChangeDairy farmers will be required to reduce methane emissions from manure to 40 percent under the new law.
Residents Affected By Gas Leak Demanding SoCal Gas Pay Cleanup CostsSeveral dozen people demonstrated outside the Southern California Gas Co. Community Resource Center in Porter Ranch Friday.
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.
Erin Brockovich Takes Up Porter Ranch Residents' Cause After Gas LeakEnvironmental activist Erin Brockovich is speaking on behalf of Porter Ranch residents concerned that a nearby natural gas leak is harming their health.
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.
New Infrared Video Shows Possible Gas Cloud Lingering Above Porter RanchHundreds of Porter Ranch residents remained concerned for their health Wednesday after seeing a disturbing infrared video that possibly indicates the presence of methane hovering above the community.
Infrared Video Shows Harmful Gas Cloud Above Porter Ranch, Attorneys SayPorter Ranch residents say they have new proof that their health is in danger from a six-week-old natural gas leak after lawyers on Tuesday released an infrared video showing what they believe to be a massive cloud of gas hovering over the community.
LA City Attorney Sues SoCal Gas Over Porter Ranch Gas LeakLos Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer filed a lawsuit on Monday seeking a judge's order for Southern California Gas Co. to quickly stop a leak that began about seven weeks ago in the Porter Ranch area and has reportedly been making people ill.
'The Buck Stops With Me': SoCal Gas President Apologizes For Porter Ranch Gas LeakThe president of Southern California Gas Co. apologized on Tuesday to Porter Ranch residents for a gas leak discovered more than a month ago that has yet to be contained.