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Company faces criminal charges over pipeline explosion in Western Pennsylvania

A 2018 landslide along the pipeline’s route in Beaver County triggered a gas explosion and fire that destroyed a home, a barn and several cars, collapsed six high-voltage transmission towers.
By Michael Rubinkam/Associated Press

Some Democrats call for halt to Mariner East following charges, but don’t expect action from legislature

Sen. Carolyn Comitta (D-Chester) joined eight other state lawmakers to call on the Wolf Administration to halt the Mariner East Pipeline project.

By Rachel McDevitt

Pa. Attorney General Josh Shapiro reschedules pipeline probe announcement

His office had billed it as a “major environmental crimes case.”

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press and Michael Rubinkam/Associated Press

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Mariner East project penalized for dozens of violations in Lebanon County

The incidents include a 200-gallon spill at sites along Snitz Creek.

By Rachel McDevitt

Latest Mariner East violation in Lebanon County could draw penalties against Sunoco

State environmental regulators plan to meet with Sunoco over violations with its Mariner East pipeline. The latest was another involving Snitz Creek.

By Rachel McDevitt

LNG shipments by rail approved in US amid pipeline battles

The protesting states include Pennsylvania.
By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Pipeline firm to pay another $2M fine in Pennsylvania over Mariner East

Construction has drawn more than $15 million in fines and several temporary shutdown orders.
By The Associated Press

Cumberland County man may win out in complaint against Sunoco

In a preliminary ruling, a Public Utility Commission administrative law judge sided with Wilmer Baker, saying Sunoco should do more to make sure people living near pipelines are safe.
By Katie Meyer