Wednesday, December 7 2022 Sign In   |    Register
 

News Quick Search


 

News


Front Page
Power News
Gas News
Today's News
Yesterday's News
Week of Dec 05
Week of Nov 28
Week of Nov 21
Week of Nov 14
Week of Nov 07
By Topic
By News Partner
News Customization
Feedback

 

Pro Plus(+)


Add on products to your professional subscription.
  • Energy Archive News
  •  



    Home > News > Gas News > News Article

    Share by Email E-mail Printer Friendly Print

    Arequipa: natural gas pipeline rupture in Yanahuara generated alert among neighbors


    September 19, 2022 - CE Noticias Financieras

     

      The rupture of a natural gas main on Abelardo Quiñones Avenue in Yanahuara (Arequipa) alerted neighbors in the area this morning. Fortunately, the incident was controlled without further damage. According to Petroperú (operator of the gas network), the rupture was caused by personnel of the Municipality of Yanahuara, which is carrying out a paving work in the area.

      The incident occurred near the intersection of Trinidad Morán and Pampita Zeballos streets. Petroperú indicated that the incident occurred at 9:00 a.m. due to a backhoe that damaged the natural gas structure and thus caused a leak. A Petroperu crew was sent and controlled the situation at around 10:00 a.m.

      The company also stated that before the start of the paving work, the Municipality of Yanahuara was given the plans with the location of the gas networks.

      Residents deny the municipality

      The Municipality of Yanahuara issued a statement on its social networks denying that the natural gas leak had occurred. However, in the same publication, neighbors denied the municipality. "Lousy organization and a mockery to all of us, who had to evacuate," replied one user.

    TOP

    Other Articles - Generation


    TOP

       Home  -  Feedback  -  Contact Us  -  Safe Sender  -  About Energy Central   
    Copyright © 1996-2022 by CyberTech, Inc. All rights reserved.
    Energy Central® and Energy Central Professional® are registered trademarks of CyberTech, Incorporated. Data and information is provided for informational purposes only, and is not intended for trading purposes. CyberTech does not warrant that the information or services of Energy Central will meet any specific requirements; nor will it be error free or uninterrupted; nor shall CyberTech be liable for any indirect, incidental or consequential damages (including lost data, information or profits) sustained or incurred in connection with the use of, operation of, or inability to use Energy Central. Other terms of use may apply. Membership information is confidential and subject to our privacy agreement.