Bob Egelko

Government, Business, Safety, Fuel, TCA

States Question Safety of Shipping LNG by Rail

LNG Construction at Cheniere Energy Inc.'s LNG terminal. (Cheniere Energy via Bloomberg News)

The Trump administration’s plan to allow liquefied natural gas to be shipped by rail, in trains with as many as 100 tanker cars, lacks essential safeguards and exposes communities nationwide to the risk of lethal fires and explosions, representatives of California and other states said Jan. 13.

Bob Egelko | San Francisco Chronicle
January 14, 2020