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Moving Crude Relies On Aging Pipeline System

photo by: Dave Fehling

Near Katy, Texas of the Seaway Pipeline.
Starting last year, federal regulators began urging pipeline operators to replace aging systems. Nowhere may that be more critical than in Texas where old pipelines are being used in new ways.
In Texas and throughout the U.S., our oil transportation infrastructure is pretty much older pipelines.”
—Rita Beving, community organizer with Public Citizen.

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Dave Fehling

Energy & Environment Reporter for StateImpact

Dave Fehling is KUHF's Energy and Environment Reporter. His reporting is a part of StateImpact, a collaboration with KUT in Austin and NPR...