Environmental News


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…


SoCalGas Commitment to Accelerate Inspections at Aliso Cyn. 8

LOS ANGELES- SoCalGas has announced in a press release important progress on its commitment to accelerate the inspection of storage wells at Aliso Canyon. The company recently began monitoring each well at the Aliso Canyon storage facility using infrared technology that can detect leaks. In addition, new, daily measurements and Read the full article…

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CA State Regulators: Aliso Canyon Well is Permanently Sealed

LOS ANGELES, CA — The California Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) has confirmed that the well that had been leaking at the Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) Aliso Canyon storage facility has been permanently sealed and taken out of service, SoCalGas announced. On Dec. 4, 2015, SoCalGas commenced drilling Read the full article…