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Bangladesh gas pipeline explosion death toll rises | news

The death toll from a gas pipeline explosion in a mosque outside the Bangladeshi capital rose to 24 on Sunday as authorities investigated how a leak caused the accident during evening prayers. The explosion, what fire-fighters suspect was caused by leakage from the pipeline In the mosque in Narayanganj district, dozens were seriously burned Friday night while worshipers tried to …

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Germany outraged after GOP senators threaten the port over the Russian gas pipeline

Berlin politicians reacted furiously to a letter from three Republican senators threatening sanctions against a small German port. Sens. Ted Cruz, Tom Cotton and Ron Johnson last week threatened the port of Mukran with sanctions for its role in helping Russian ships build a major gas pipeline to Germany. The administration of President Donald Trump rejects the project called Nord …

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The court orders the shutdown of the Dakota Access pipeline

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced on Sunday that the Dakota Access Pipeline under the Missouri River Crossing in the Standing Rock Reserve in North Dakota may no longer be crossed. This was a great win for Indians and demonstrators who had long spoken out against the building. Helen H. Richardson | The Denver Post | Getty Images A …

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Energy companies are demolishing the construction of the Atlantic coast pipeline

Despite a recent victory for the US Supreme Court project, ongoing delays, litigation, and an expected increase in costs threatened the economics of the project, the companies said on Sunday. The pipeline, which was originally announced in 2014, has been subjected to severe criticism and legal challenges from environmental and other groups. “This announcement reflects the increasing legal uncertainty that …

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Pipeline operators are asking oil companies to shut down production when storage is full

A new problem attributed to the coronavirus pandemic is slowly brewing in the oil field. Pipeline operators with full storage tanks are calling on some Texas oil companies to shut down production as the ongoing price war between Russia and Saudi Arabia has exacerbated global supply, while the pandemic has dramatically reduced global demand. In one Saturday morning tweetTexas Railways …

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Media coverage of Keystone Pipeline Leak. Here is what you need to know.

Headlines this week included the mention of a massive oil leak from the Keystone pipeline, but the story is not what the XL pipeline seems to have been so hotly debated during the Obama administration. The 383,000-gallon oil spill occurred in North Dakota, about 50 miles from the Canadian border, the New York Times reported. The spill covered about half …

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The Keystone Pipeline spilled oil (again)

P Ipelines were produced for the transport of oil. But some, it seems, were made because of leaks. The Keystone Pipeline System is one of them. The system runs more than 400 kilometers from Canada to Nebraska, where it splits. And on Tuesday night it began to shed an unknown quantity of crude oil near a wetland near Edinburgh in …

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