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California Pact To Mitigate Aliso Methane Leak Spurs Dairy Project Concern

August 09, 2018
A proposed legal pact between the California air board, local governments and Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) to mitigate the massive 2015-16 methane leak at the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility is drawing criticism, including that it inappropriately allows the utility to pay for dairy digester projects in the state's Central Valley. "This settlement does nothing to reduce our dependence on Aliso Canyon. Instead of improving the lives of residents and ratepayers impacted by the blowout, it would fund...


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