EnCana Corporation facing criminal charges by Adam Reaburn Energetic City, September 28, 2010.
The Ministry of Environment has charged EnCana following a sour gas leak in November 2009. The Ministry has filed two charges against the company. The company is charged with introducing business-related waste into the environment and failing to report a spill of a polluting substance. … The leak was caused after sand had eroded a piece of pipeline infrastructure, called a ‘Tee’. [Emphasis added]
[Refer also to: Failure Investigation Report by the BC OGC: Failure of Piping at EnCana Swan Wellsite A5-7-77-14 L W6M
EnCana Corporation facing criminal charges and $250000 in community safety projects following Encana deadly sour gas leak ]