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Will Aliso Canyon open again? Feinstein backs bill to keep it closed – for now

Published: 
Wed, 02/08/2017 (All day)

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Monday announced her support for a state bill that would stop the reopening of the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility until the root cause of a massive leak that occurred there is determined.

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Gas company warned of possible well failure when it sought a rate hike in 2014

Published: 
Thu, 03/24/2016 (All day)

In 2014, Southern California Gas Co. asked state officials for a rate hike to pay for an ambitious, "highly proactive" safety program to test all 229 of its active natural gas injection wells "before they result in unsafe conditions."