Washington Gas CEO: Utility Aims to Prevent Recurrence of System Leaks This Winter

In order to prevent a recurrence of the spate of leaks on its natural gas distribution system, Washington Gas Light (WGL) expects to complete construction in December of a facility that will mix heavier hydrocarbons with the regasified liquefied natural gas (LNG) flowing from Cove Point LNG’s import terminal on the Maryland coast to the utility’s system, said Chairman and CEO James DeGraffenreidt Jr. Thursday.

September 30, 2005