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After Accidents, Tougher Pipeline Rules Proposed

Lawmakers are considering plans that could spur major upgrades to the nation’s aging energy pipelines, driven by a string of recent oil spills, deadly natural gas blasts and what they call federal regulators’ inaction.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2011

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Repairs To Pipeline Under St. Clair River To Begin

Work is expected to begin next week to replace a pipeline under the St. Clair River.

02/05/2011

Environmentalists Protest Proposed Pipeline

The Sierra Club is protesting the refinement of what some are calling “poison tar sands” at oil plants in Detroit and six other states.

11/18/2010

Oil Pipeline Restarted; Not Source Of Spill

A 14-inch pipeline that carries crude oil from Michigan’s St. Clair County to Toledo, Ohio, has been restarted after officials determined it is not the source of a 42-gallon spill.

10/08/2010

Ruptured Michigan Pipeline To Be Restarted

A Canadian energy company wins federal permission to gradually restart its southern Michigan pipeline that ruptured in late July.

09/28/2010

Enbridge To Resume Oil Flow Through Damaged Pipe

Enbridge Inc. says it will resume the flow of oil Monday morning through a pipeline that ruptured in July, spilling 820,000 gallons of crude into southern Michigan waterways.

09/23/2010

Oil Pipeline Restart Plan Approved

Federal regulators said Wednesday they have approved a plan to allow a pipeline that leaked at least 820,000 gallons of oil in southern Michigan this summer to gradually restart.

09/23/2010

State Regulators: Last Gas Pipeline Fines In '03

Michigan regulators say the last time the state fined a natural gas company for a pipeline safety violation was in 2003.

09/20/2010

Relief From Gas Price Spike Won’t Come Quickly

If you head to the pump today – don’t be surprised to see much higher prices. The spike, affecting Midwestern states, was caused by last Thursday’s pipeline break in suburban Chicago, and it may be […]

09/13/2010

Oil Pipeline Leak Slowing

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says the leak from an oil pipeline outside Chicago appears to be slowing.

09/11/2010

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