The Dallas Morning News: Atmos

Number 28378
Subject Energy
Source Dallas Morning News
Year 2018
Publication Date September 23, 2018
Summary A Dallas Morning News investigation showing how more than two dozen homes across North and Central Texas have blown up since 2006 because of leaking natural gas along lines owned and operated by Atmos Energy Corp. Nine people died in these explosions; at least 22 others were badly injured. The News' investigation also showed how the state agency that is supposed to regulate gas companies in Texas frequently let Atmos Energy off the hook, even in explosions that killed people.
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Keywords Dallas Morning News, energy, natural gas, Atmos Energy Corp, explosions, injuries, deaths, regulation, lines
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