pipelines

State News
6:52 am
Tue October 8, 2013

Flowing fuels: monitoring Illinois pipelines

Construction of Flanagan South Pipeline in Livingston County, Illinois.
Credit Jenna Dooley / Illinois Public Radio/WNIJ

Today we wrap-up our series on "Flowing Fuels" with a look at who is responsible for inspecting pipelines in Illinois. As Illinois Public Radio's Jenna Dooley reports, inspections are based on location and the type of resource that flows through these lines:

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State News
7:18 am
Mon October 7, 2013

Flowing Fuels: New Pipeline Carries Oil, Brings Lawsuits

Credit Jenna Dooley / Illinois Public Radio/WNIJ

Today we begin a two-part series called "Flowing Fuels" about a new oil pipeline that will carry Canadian oil across several states. The line will begin in north-central Illinois. Illinois Public Radio’s Jenna Dooley reports on the massive project and concerns surrounding it:

Tomorrow...we'll hear more about who inspects pipelines in Illinois. That's in the second part of our series "Flowing Fuels."

 

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