gas storage http://wrvo.org en Dispute over Seneca Lake gas storage proposal rages on http://wrvo.org/post/dispute-over-seneca-lake-gas-storage-proposal-rages <p></p><p>The debate over proposals to store natural gas, propane and butane in salt caverns under Seneca Lake has become increasingly vocal, especially after a federal agency approved part of the project last May.&nbsp; Last week opponents organized the biggest rally yet in the Finger Lakes village of Watkins Glen.</p><p>As the members of the Schuyler County Legislature left their meeting last week, the emotion, passion and anger of opponents of the gas storage projects -- and fracking in general -- burst into full display.</p><p>“Shame! Shame! Shame! Shame!” the protestors chanted.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:47:00 +0000 David Chanatry 59395 at http://wrvo.org Dispute over Seneca Lake gas storage proposal rages on Fight to stop proposed gas storage facility continues with activists' release from jail http://wrvo.org/post/fight-stop-proposed-gas-storage-facility-continues-activists-release-jail <p>Three opponents of a proposed gas storage facility near Seneca Lake were released from jail early Thursday. The activists were sentenced to fifteen days after trespassing on property owned by Inergy Corporation, but were released after about a week. Inergy is seeking approval to store millions of barrels of butane and propane in an old salt cavern near Watkins Glen. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 17:58:01 +0000 Sidsel Overgaard 36855 at http://wrvo.org Fight to stop proposed gas storage facility continues with activists' release from jail Residents prepare for legal fight over proposed gas storage facility http://wrvo.org/post/residents-prepare-legal-fight-over-proposed-gas-storage-facility <p>Opponents of a proposed underground gas storage facility near Seneca Lake are ramping up for a legal fight as a decision on the project nears. Mon, 25 Feb 2013 14:06:22 +0000 Sidsel Overgaard 33767 at http://wrvo.org Residents prepare for legal fight over proposed gas storage facility