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Lebanon Gas Depot Fatal Flaw Analysis Revealed

A two-and-a-half-year-old report, only recently released to the public, sheds new light on safety concerns for Liberty Utilities’ proposed liquefied natural gas storage depot near the city landfill in West Lebanon. In a fatal flaw analysis memo prepared for Liberty in August … Continue reading

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Why is Liberty Utilities pushing its gas on Lebanon?

Liberty Utilities has plans to build a fracked gas distribution system in Lebanon and Hanover, starting with construction of a depot in Lebanon to store compressed natural gas (CNG) delivered by truck.  They plan to later expand the depot to … Continue reading

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Update on PUC ruling from Energy & Climate Upper Valley

No decision yet from the PUC …  Almost four months since the hearing in early September, the NH Public Utilities Commission has still not issued a decision on whether to grant Liberty a gas distribution franchise for Lebanon and Hanover.  … Continue reading

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PUC Holds Hearing on Fracked Gas Pipeline

The New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission (PUC) took testimony on Thursday on the fracked natural gas storage facility and pipeline proposed for Lebanon and Hanover.  Much of the focus during the three and a half hour hearing was on a … Continue reading

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Stop the Pipeline Rally – Colburn Park

  Saturday, August 12th 12:00 -2:30 Music, speakers, and food Speakers include: NH Representative Lee Oxenham, Stephanie Scherr, Director of ECHO Action NH,  Rachel Smolker, PhD, Rev. Gregory Wilson Performances by: Dave Clark Band  * Wool *  Cat and Laura Duo       … Continue reading

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