M. Alex Johnson – Journalist at Large

An analog journalist in a digital world

Reporting: Most U.S. gas lines don’t use latest inspection technology

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Pipeline inspection pigAlmost two-thirds of America’s natural gas pipelines — including the 30-inch main that exploded last week in San Bruno, Calif. — are susceptible to potentially deadly faults because they can’t use the industry’s best technology for testing and cleaning them, federal records show.

Full story (Alex Johnson/msnbc.com)

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Written by Alex

September 14, 2010 at 12:50 pm

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