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Sun Jan 26, 2014, 05:39 PM

TransCanada Pipeline Explosion Shuts Off Gas For 4,000 Residents In Sub-Zero Temperatures

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Source: ThinkProgress

A natural gas pipeline operated by TransCanada Corp. exploded and caught fire in the Canadian province of Manitoba on Saturday, shutting off gas supplies for as many as 4,000 residents in sub-zero temperatures.

“We could see these massive 200- to 300-meter high flames just shooting out of the ground and it literally sounded like a jet plane,” resident Paul Rawluk told the Canadian Broadcasting Corp.

Watch a video of the explosion here:



Read more: http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/01/26/3205971/transcanada-gas-pipeline-explosion/

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Response to Galraedia (Original post)

Sun Jan 26, 2014, 08:46 PM

1. Deregulate, Deregulate!

The companies will spend the money on safety and security ...

... on their profits !

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Response to Herself (Reply #1)

Mon Jan 27, 2014, 03:28 AM

2. Is this Canadian company, operating on Canadian soil, pursuing deregulation?

Is that a major issue up there? I don't even know.

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Response to Galraedia (Original post)

Mon Jan 27, 2014, 04:24 AM

3. Locking, dupe.

Please continue discussion here.

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