TITLE

An Explosive Issue

AUTHOR(S)
Marek, Angie C.
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/6/2005, Vol. 138 Issue 21, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the evolving dispute over where to store imported natural gas. Influence of the increase in the price of natural gas on the debate; Review of potential solutions regarding the storing of natural gas, including chilling and condensing gas into liquid and shipping it in giant tankers; Discussion of liquefied natural gas terminals on the United States mainland; Comments from Bry Myown of Long Beach Citizens for Utility Reform on the potential dangers of a natural gas explosion; Author's view that activists such as Myown has slowed the proliferation of natural gas terminals; Comments from Jeff Duncan, spokesman for Representative Edward Markey of Massachusetts, on the possibility of terrorists attacks at natural gas sites.
ACCESSION #
17172347

 

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