Environmental News


SoCalGas Stems New Leak in Aliso Canyon

PORTER RANCH, CA  – SoCalGas employees have discovered another leak at the Aliso Canyon gas storage facility near well SS-10. The leak was caused by a failed threaded fitting on a three-inch pipeline that is not associated with well SS-10. The leak has lasted five days as crews work to make Read the full article…

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SoCalGas: Brown Spots in Porter Ranch Gas Leak Do Not Pose a Health Risk

LOS ANGELES, CA  – Socal Gas has issued a news release stating that “sampling results reviewed by both a toxicologist and a medical expert suggest that the brown spots do not pose a health risk”. However, SoCalGas will continue to assess properties reported to have brown spots present and will Read the full article…


SoCalGas Plans Exterior Cleaning Process This Week in Aliso Canyon

LOS ANGELES, CA – SoCalGas has announced in a news release that contractors will conduct assessments of approximately 140 homes nearest the Aliso Canyon storage facility where brown spots have been reported and are believed to be related to the once-leaking well. Spots have generally been reported on outside surfaces. However, the Read the full article…


Aliso Canyon Residents React to SoCalGas News Release of Efforts at Cleanup

LOS ANGELES, CA  – Aliso Canyon residents are reacting strongly to the news release by SoCalGas published on Friday in SUN News Report,  that the company is “making progress on its commitment to accelerate the inspection of storage wells at Aliso Canyon.” Laura Gideon writes: “I have submitted claims to Read the full article…