Sheela Tobben and Sergio Chapa

Business, Safety, Fuel

Storm’s Blackouts Sever Texas Fuel Shipments to East Coast

Storm’s Blackouts Sever Texas Fuel Shipments to East Coast A Colonial Pipeline Co. storage tank at a facility in the Port of Baltimore. (Samuel Corum/Bloomberg)

The largest gasoline pipeline in North America halted most shipments of fuel from Texas to the East Coast after Hurricane Nicholas’ winds knocked out power to almost half a million homes and businesses.

September 14, 2021