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Useful Resources & References

  1. Virginia Chapter of the Sierra Club – Fracking, http://vasierraclub.org/category/beyond-natural-gas/
  2. “2010 Virginia Energy Plan, Section 5 – Natural Gas,” Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, 2010, https://www.dmme.virginia.gov/DE/VAEnergyPlan/VEP-2010.shtml (last checked December 27, 2012)
  3. “Applications Received by DOE/FE to Export Domestically Produced LNG from the Lower-48 States (as of April 2, 2013),” Department of Energy Office of Fossil Energy, http://fossil.energy.gov/programs/gasregulation/reports/summary_lng_applications.pdf (last checked July 13, 2013)
  4. “Chemical And Gas Suppliers Battle Over LNG Exports,” Chemical and Engineering News, March 11, 2013, http://cen.acs.org/articles/91/i10/Chemical-Gas-Suppliers-Battle-Over.html;
  5. “Chemical And Gas Suppliers Battle Over LNG Exports,” Chemical and Engineering News, March 11, 2013, http://cen.acs.org/articles/91/i10/Chemical-Gas-Suppliers-Battle-Over.html, (last checked July 13, 2013)
  6. “Dominion Generation,” Dominion Resources, https://www.dom.com/about/stations/index.jsp; “Group rallies opposition to gas pipeline through Floyd County,” The Roanoke Times, August 15, 2014, http://www.roanoke.com/news/local/floyd_county/floyd-county-residents-gear-up-for-pipeline-battle/article_33adf57f-e7e6-5423-9ec3-9f6f7c3f273f.html;
  7. “Dominion Resources’ Cove Point LNG export project: Right place, right time,” Richmond Times-Dispatch, June 10, 2013, http://www.timesdispatch.com/business/investment/dominion-resources-cove-point-lng-export-project-right-place-right/article_fef7232c-5e7a-56e5-8cd5-850e9119c05c.html (last checked July 11, 2013)
  8. “DOT Proposes Fine for Williams-Transco Following Rural Virginia Accident,” US Department of Transportation, August 10, 2009, http://www.phmsa.dot.gov/staticfiles/PHMSA/DownloadableFiles/Press%20Release%208.10.09.pdf (last checked December 29, 2012)
  9. “Drilling Through Water,” North American Oil & Gas Pipelines, September 2009, http://www.napipelines.com/featured/2009/2009-09-feature-3.html;
  10. “Duke Energy delays construction of Wythe County plant,” The Roanoke Times, August 8, 2003, republished in safepipelines Yahoo discussion group,http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/safepipelines/message/3073;
  11. “Facilities Proposed in Maryland and Virginia,” Cove Point Liquefaction Project Update, June 2013, p.2, https://www.dom.com/business/gas-transmission/cove-point/pdf/newsletter-0613.pdf (last checked July 13, 2013)
  12. “Fulton gas works,” History Replays Today blog, March 9, 2012, http://www.historyreplaystoday.com/2012/03/fulton-gas-works.html (last checked December 29, 2012)
  13. “Hampton Roads Crossing Pipeline,” Virginia Natural Gas, http://www.virginianaturalgas.com/Universal/AboutUs/InOurCommunity/HamptonRoadsCrossingPipeline.aspx;
  14. “History of Cove Point,” Dominion Resourses, https://www.dom.com/business/gas-transmission/cove-point/history-of-cove-point.jsp; “Dominion Cove Point LNG,” Dominion Resources, https://www.dom.com/business/gas-transmission/cove-point/ (last checked July 11, 2013)
  15. “Homeowners,” VA811.com (Miss Utility of Virginia), http://va811.com/homeowners/ (last checked April 29, 2013)
  16. “Missouri gas company proposes gas terminal in Roanoke,” The Roanoke Times, July 11, 2013, http://www.roanoke.com/news/2068307-12/missouri-gas-company-proposes-gas-terminal-in-roanoke.html;
  17. “Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States: A Primer,” US Department of Energy, April 2009, pp.14-15, http://www.netl.doe.gov/technologies/oil-gas/publications/EPreports/Shale_Gas_Primer_2009.pdf (last checked August 2, 2013)
  18. “Natural gas pipeline plan riles Floyd County,” The Roanoke Times, August 13, 2014, http://www.roanoke.com/news/local/floyd_county/natural-gas-pipeline-plan-riles-floyd-county/article_3914934b-b5a1-5c4a-8f7d-d0a04fd5e74a.html;
  19. “Natural gas pipeline through 5 Virginia counties is considered,” The Roanoke Times, May 27, 2014, http://www.roanoke.com/news/natural-gas-pipeline-through-virginia-counties-is-considered/article_8b814f3c-e614-11e3-a267-001a4bcf6878.html;
  20. “Natural Gas Processing: The Crucial Link Between Natural Gas Production and Its Transportation to Market,” Energy Information Administration, January 2006, http://www.eia.gov/pub/oil_gas/natural_gas/feature_articles/2006/ngprocess/ngprocess.pdf (last checked December 29, 2012)
  21. “Neighbors in Roanoke concerned about proposed propane and butane terminal,” The Roanoke Times, August 1, 2013,http://www.roanoke.com/news/2117880-12/neighbors-in-roanoke-concerned-about-proposed-propane-and.html (last checked August 1, 2013)
  22. “Pipeline Battle,” Winston-Salem Journal, January 20, 2003, republished by Duke Energy Employee Advocate, http://www.dukeemployees.com/duke1-03.shtml;
  23. “Pipeline Plunges under Park, Reservoir,” Connection Newspapers, August 10, 2004, http://www.connectionnewspapers.com/news/2004/aug/10/pipeline-plunges-under-park-reservoir/(last checked December 27, 2012)
  24. “Possum Point Power Station,” Dominion Resources, https://www.dom.com/about/stations/fossil/possum-point-power-station.jsp (last checked July 13, 2013)
  25. “Saltville Gas Storage Company Begins Operations in Southwest Virginia,” PR Newswire, August 27, 2003, http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/saltville-gas-storage-company-begins-operations-in-southwest-virginia-70995067.html (last checked December 25, 2012)
  26. “Saltville Helped Turn Abandoned Caverns Into Much-needed Jobs,” International City/County Management Association, 2003, http://icma.org/en/icma/knowledge_network/documents/kn/Document/4631/Saltville_Helped_Turn_Abandoned_Caverns_Into_Muchneeded_Jobs;
  27. “Shell, El Paso Pipeline Partners plan LNG export facility,” Fuel Fix, January 28, 2013, http://fuelfix.com/blog/2013/01/28/shell-kinder-morgan-to-build-lng-export-facility/ (last checked February 14, 2014)
  28. “The role of natural gas as a primary fuel in the near future, including comparisons of acquisition, transmission and waste handling costs of as with competitive alternatives,” Chemistry Central Journal, Volume 6, Supplement 1 (2012), http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1752-153X-6-S1-S4 (last checked December 27, 2012)
  29. “Unpacking Health Hazards in Fracking’s Chemical Cocktail”
  30. “US Production of Manufactured Gases,” US Environmental Protection Agency, EPA/600/2-88/0-12, February 1988,http://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyNET.exe/20012O71.TXT?ZyActionD=ZyDocument&Client=EPA&Index=1986+Thru+1990&Docs=&Query=&Time=&EndTime=&SearchMethod=1&TocRestrict=n&Toc=&TocEntry=&QField=&QFieldYear=&QFieldMonth=&QFieldDay=&IntQFieldOp=0&ExtQFieldOp=0&XmlQuery=&File=D%3A\zyfiles\Index%20Data\86thru90\Txt\00000015\20012O71.txt&User=ANONYMOUS&Password=anonymous&SortMethod=h|-&MaximumDocuments=1&FuzzyDegree=0&ImageQuality=r75g8/r75g8/x150y150g16/i425&Display=p|f&DefSeekPage=x&SearchBack=ZyActionL&Back=ZyActionS&BackDesc=Results%20page&MaximumPages=1&ZyEntry=1&SeekPage=x&ZyPURL; “Natural Gas,” Danville, Virginia website, http://www.danville-va.gov/index.aspx?NID=1074 (last checked December 28, 2012)
  31. “Utility contractor accused of numerous violations,” The Virginian-Pilot, April 29, 2013, http://hamptonroads.com/2013/04/utility-contractor-accused-numerous-violations (last checked April 29, 2013)
  32. “Virginia Incident and Mileage Overview – Pipeline Mileage,” Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, http://primis.phmsa.dot.gov/comm/reports/safety/VA_detail1.html?nocache=4319;
  33. (Source: Two pipeline projects poised to ship gas to the South, PowerSource, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, By Stephanie Ritenbaugh, Septermber 3, 2014. http://powersource.post-gazette.com/powersource/companies-powersource/2014/09/03/Two-pipeline-projects-poised-to-ship-gas-to-the-Southeast/stories/201409020185.)
  34. Aging gas pipes pose explosion danger, by Daniel P. Finney and Jefferey C. Kummer, TheDes Moines Register, 23 Septermber 2014.http://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/investigations/2014/09/23/aging-gas-pipes-pose-explosion-danger/16132831/
  35. Allen W. Hatheway, “Locations of Gas Plants and Other Coal-tar Sites in the U.S.,” Internet Website on Former Manufactured Gas Plants, http://www.hatheway.net/state_site_pages/va__main.htm;
  36. Analysis of Chemicals Used in Natural Gas Production: Colorado, Theo Colborn, PhD, February 6, 2008
  37. Calculations based on water withdrawal rates by companies operating in Pennsylvania. Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Bucknell University, September 11, 2008http://www.srbc.net/programs/projreviewmarcellus.htm )
  38. Christopher James Castaneda, Regulated Enterprise: Natural Gas Pipelines and Northeastern Markets, 1938–1954, Ohio State University, 1993, p.68, p.83, p.142, https://ohiostatepress.org/index.htm?/books/complete%20pdfs/castaneda%20regulated/castaneda%20regulated.htm (last checked November 1, 2013)
  39. Columbia University, Information Sheet on Eminent Domain.http://www.columbia.edu/cu/cssn/expansion/infosheets/eminentdomain.pdf
  40. Columbia University, Information Sheet on Eminent Domain.http://www.columbia.edu/cu/cssn/expansion/infosheets/eminentdomain.pdf )
  41. Consent Decree, United States District Court Eastern District Of Virginia, undated, http://www.epa.gov/enforcement/air/documents/decrees/vepcocd.pdf (last checked July 13, 2013)
  42. Drilling 101, Shaleshock.org, http://shaleshock.org/drilling-101/
  43. FERC Citizen’s Guide for An Interstate Natural Gas Facility on My Land, August 2013http://www.ferc.gov/for-citizens/citizen-guides/citz-guide-gas.pdf
  44. Fire at the Harrison County Compressor station, http://www.wdtv.com/wdtv.cfm?func=view&section=5-News&item=Fire-at-Harrison-County-Compressor-Station-Kept-Under-Control7030
  45. Gasland The Movie
  46. Hydraulic Fracturing 101, Earth Workshttp://www.earthworksaction.org/issues/detail/hydraulic_fracturing_101#.VCcuRPldVv0
  47. Hydraulic Fracturing: What is Hydraulic Fracturing, ProPublica, Journalism in the Public Interesthttp://www.propublica.org/special/hydraulic-fracturing
  48. LNG Export Study, Department of Energy Office of Fossil Energy, http://energy.gov/fe/services/natural-gas-regulation/lng-export-study;
  49. Marcellus Shale Coalition
  50. Pipeline Explosion Kills 10 Campers in N.M., ABC News, 20 August 2014 http://abcnews.go.com/US/story?id=96090&page=1&singlePage=true
  51. Post by Mara Eve Robbins
  52. Potential Health and Environmental Effects of Hydrofracking in the Williston Basin, Montana, by Joe Hoffman, Geology and Human Health,http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/health/case_studies/hydrofracking_w.html
  53. Proposed Marcellus gas pipeline would run through Lancaster, Lancaster Online, Posted: Friday, February 21, 2014 5:27 pm Updated: 8:40 pm, Sat Feb 22, 2014, by Tim Stuhldreher, Business Writer. http://lancasteronline.com/news/local/proposed-marcellus-gas-pipeline-would-run-through-lancaster/article_5ea6ca90-9b47-11e3-b0b1-0017a43b2370.html
  54. Safety First, Fracking Second, Scientific American, by the Editors, 12 October, 2011http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=safety-first-fracking-second
  55. San Bruno Explosion, CBS SF Bay Area, 19 September 20114 http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/tag/san-bruno-explosion/  and Gas Pipeline Blowout Photos,http://www.energyindustryphotos.com/pipeline_blowout_photos_and_natu.htm
  56. Source: Company fined in Appomattox pipeline explosion, by The Lynchburg News & Advance, posted 11 August 2009 by WSLS http://www.wsls.com/story/20815476/company-fined-in-appomattox-pipeline-explosion
  57. Susquehanna gas compressor station, http://thetimes-tribune.com/news/fire-possible-explosion-at-susquehanna-gas-compressor-station-thought-to-be-accidental-1.1489789
  58. The popping of the Shale Gas Bubble, by Bill Powers, Contributor, Forbes, 3 September 2014http://www.forbes.com/sites/billpowers/2014/09/03/the-popping-of-the-shale-gas-bubble/
  59. The proposed nearly $3 billion Atlantic Sunrise Project upgrade to the Transco natural gas pipeline, Pipeline & Gas Journal, April 2014, Vol. 241 No. 4. http://pipelineandgasjournal.com/williams%E2%80%99-transco-plans-21-billion-atlantic-sunrise-expansion-project
  60. U.S. Energy Information Administration http://www.eia.gov/forecasts/aeo/MT_naturalgas.cfm
  61. Virginia Eminent Domain Amendment, Question 1 (2012), BALLOTPEDIA,http://ballotpedia.org/Virginia_Eminent_Domain_Amendment,_Question_1_(2012)
  62. Virginia Eminent Domain Amendment, Question 1 (2012), BALLOTPEDIA,http://ballotpedia.org/Virginia_Eminent_Domain_Amendment,_Question_1_(2012)
  63. What goes in and out of Hydraulic Fracturing http://www.dangersoffracking.com/
  64. Williams Partners’ Transco shale gas pipeline expansion fully subscribed, April 21, 2014, By PennEnergy Editorial Staff, Williams Partners L.P. http://www.pennenergy.com/articles/pennenergy/2014/04/williams-partners-transco-shale-gas-pipeline-expansion-fully-subscribed.html
  65. Williams Partners’ Transco shale gas pipeline expansion fully subscribed, April 21, 2014, By PennEnergy Editorial Staff, Williams Partners L.P. http://www.pennenergy.com/articles/pennenergy/2014/04/williams-partners-transco-shale-gas-pipeline-expansion-fully-subscribed.html )
  66. Williams Partners, Landowner Information, Easement Restrictionshttp://co.williams.com/williams/operations/gas-pipeline/landowner-information/#restrict
  67. Williams’ Transco Plans $2.1 Billion Atlantic Sunrise Expansion Project, Pipeline & Gas Journal, April 2014, Vol. 241 No. 4 http://pipelineandgasjournal.com/williams%E2%80%99-transco-plans-21-billion-atlantic-sunrise-expansion-project)

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