"As a result of the incident affecting the Enbridge pipeline that feeds our system we are anticipating decreased energy flow and potential loss of service", notes the utility provider in an alert issued early Wednesday morning. "So we are asking everybody to chip in", said Stout. There are no reports of injuries, he said.
"Enbridge emergency crews did respond and they have isolated and are finishing the pressurizing of the two natural gas lines in the vicinity to contain this incident and an area was cordoned off".
The electricity and gas company FortisBC asked all British Columbians to turn down their thermostats and reduce natural gas use on other appliances on Tuesday.
The blast Tuesday shut down the Enbridge natural gas pipeline about 15 kilometres northeast of Prince George.
"Turn down your thermostat if you are in a cold spot".
The company serves just over a million customers across the province, from the Lower Mainland to Northern B.C.
No one was hurt when the fireball lit up the sky near the community of Shelley, British Columbia and forced about 100 members of the nearby Lheidli T'enneh First Nation from their homes.
Police say residences within several kilometres were evacuated as a precaution, but the evacuation zone has now been reduced to residences within a one kilometre radius of the explosion site.
"I was able to see it very clearly from the hill", he said.
GasBuddy.com says gas prices are set to rise across the Pacific Northwest over the coming week as that incident knocked out oil refineries in Washington state that rely on natural gas to power portions of their facilities that produce gasoline, diesel and jet fuel. I thought it might have been hail, but it wasn't.
A pipeline that ruptured and sparked a massive fire north of Prince George, B.C.is shown in this photo provided by Dhruv Desai. "Minimize the use of hot water if you have a natural gas hot water tank ... so we preserve the gas we have for as long as possible", said Stout.
Puget Sound Energy asked its customers in a tweet on Wednesday to conserve natural gas.
Fortis expected to receive updates on the situation as Transportation Safety Board investigators and National Energy Board inspectors arrived to assess the damage and attempt to determine a cause.
Meanwhile, Fortis BC told NEWS 1130 that none of its pipelines had been damaged in the fire but that they will continue to monitor the situation.
It has said it has no intention of scaling back fossil fuel production because without coal, household power bills would soar. While the United Nations panel says technically that's possible, it saw little chance of the needed adjustments happening.
And we hope that they come back healthy and play these easy competitions, the Premier League , the Champions League and all this. If you want to see fresher, give them a summer break - for Jordan Henderson, it was exactly two weeks, which is amusing .
Saudi officials maintain he left the consulate shortly after entering, although it has failed to provide evidence to support that. Iran was exporting between 2.5 and 2.7 million bpd in April before the United States announced the return of sanctions.
Entre ellos están el exsecretario de Fuerza 2011 , Jaime Yoshiyama , y Augusto Bedoya , exsecretario de Economía. Minutos después, Fujimori retornó a la sede de la Diviac, en la avenida España, también en el centro de Lima .
It appeared to be so powerful that it was expected to remain a hurricane as it moves into Alabama and Georgia early Thursday. A Hurricane Watch before landfall extends from the Alabama/Florida state border to the Suwannee River west of Gainesville.
Por tal motivo, responsabilizan al gobierno de Nicolás Maduro de lo "sucedido" y exigen "la verdad de las cosas". Por lo anterior, los obispos, "como venezolanos", señalaron que están en el "derecho de reclamar justicia".
Earlier this week, Eugenie posted a photo on Instagram of her and Beatrice as bridesmaids with the caption #tbt sisterly love. The other page boy will be Louis de Givenchy, 6, the son of Zoe De Givenchy and Olivier De Givenchy.
As the name suggests, it's essentially a Netflix-style library of classic NES games you can play that changes over time. Apparently, Nintendo wants to make the game a bit more relaxed for any Zelda noobs who might be playing.
La acción, que se negoció por encima de los 100 dólares hace una década , ha caído a menos de un dólar durante el presente año. Sears adquirió la cadena de descuento Kmart en un acuerdo de 11,000 millones de dólares diseñado por Lampert en el 2004.
A third of under-25s now drink no alcohol
In 2005 two in five young people (43%) admitted drinking above the recommended limits , but this fell to just 28% 10 years later. But increases in non-drinking were not found among ethnic minorities, those with poor mental health and smokers.
Tsunami threat as 7.0-magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea
A strong aftershock followed a major magnitude 7.0 natural disaster that struck off the southeastern coast of Papua New Guinea. He said there was no damage in the town, but officers had not yet been able to contact villages closer to the epicentre.
Pelean porras de Puebla y Lobos BUAP
Se adelantó Lobos en la primera mitad y Puebla respondió con dos goles en tres minutos al inicio de la segunda parte. Espericueta puso la igualdad al anotar el 1-1 y Cavallini aumentó la cuota 2-1.