How the AIM Pipeline Expansion Will Affect New York

Leonard Lopate Show on WNYC

Spectra Energy’s proposed AIM (Algonquin Incremental Market) pipeline expansion poses significant environmental, health and safety risks to residents in New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Julia Walsh, Campaign Director for Frack Action, and Courtney Williams, a molecular biologist directly affected by the pipeline, talk about the expansion, and Spectra’s plan to install a massive high pressure pipeline 1500 feet from the Indian Point nuclear plant. For more information, read the National Transportation Safety Board’s pipeline accident reports.

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