ABSTRACT

Natural Gas Storage: Actions Needed to Assess Inspection Workload and Progress Toward Safety Outcomes, Report to Congressional Requesters   [open pdf - 3MB]

From the Highlights: "About 400 natural gas storage sites are important to the U.S. natural gas system, providing about 30 percent of the nation's energy. [...] GAO [Government Accountability Office] was asked to review the health and environmental effects of activities at natural gas storage sites. This report, among other objectives, (1) assesses the extent to which PHMSA [U.S. Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration] has developed its natural gas storage inspection program and (2) describes what is known about the potential health effects from chemicals in stored natural gas."

Report Number:
GAO-20-167
Publisher:
Date:
2019-10
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Government Accountability Office: https://www.gao.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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