SoCalGas reaches $71M settlement over Aliso Canyon gas leak

Compounding the financial fallout from the largest gas leak in U.S. history, the California Public Utilities Commission announced Thursday it has agreed to a $71 million settlement with Southern California Gas Co. over the 2015 Aliso Canyon leak near Porter Ranch that forced thousands of residents from their homes.

Pollutants from Aliso Canyon gas leak causes health risks, according to UCLA study

Air quality samples collected near the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility during the 2015 blowout that led to the largest-known human-caused release of methane in U.S. history showed elevated levels of pollutants known or suspected to be associated with serious health problems, according to a UCLA Fielding School of Public Health-led study.

Officials announce $119.5 million settlement in Aliso Canyon gas leak

A $119.5 million settlement agreement was announced Wednesday to resolve claims by several governmental bodies stemming from the massive Aliso Canyon methane leak -- the biggest in U.S. history -- that sent more than 100,000 tons of natural gas into neighborhoods around Porter Ranch.

Efforts to resume operations in Aliso Canyon halted

Hours after a Superior Court judge declined to block the re-start of natural gas injections at the Aliso Canyon storage facility in Porter Ranch, a state appeals court did so late on Friday, temporarily halting any effort to resume operations at the site of the largest methane leak in U.S. history. 

Judge rejects LA County request to block Aliso Canyon restart

Attorneys for Los Angeles County plan to ask a judge Friday for a restraining order blocking a re-start of natural-gas injections at the Aliso Canyon storage facility in Porter Ranch, challenging a determination by state regulators that it is safe to resume limited operations at the facility.