Pipeline Should Be Scrapped After Indian Point Incident, Puglisi Says

Daily Voice

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. — Cortlandt Town Supervisor Linda Puglisi said the Spectra Energy gas pipeline should not proceed as planned since it will pass so close to Indian Point Energy Center, the power plant where a transformer fire occurred Saturday.

“The incident is another reason why the recently approved Spectra natural gas line by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission should not be allowed to go forward,” Puglisi said in a statement, “especially since it’s been rerouted only a few hundred feet from Indian Point and these nuclear plants.

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