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Who’s at fault when gas pipelines explode?

Steven Weissman, associate director, Center for Law, Energy and the Environment | August 31, 2011

It is almost a year since a natural gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno, California killed 8 people and destroyed 38 homes, and the National Transportation Safety Board has now issued it report. The Board found that pipeline owner Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E), as well as state and federal regulators, were responsible for … Continue reading »