Letter to the Editor:
SB200 Senator Fred H. Mills, Jr. Failed 17 yeas and 19 nays
SALT DOMES: Prohibits the issuance of certain permits to create or convert a solution mined cavern for storage purposes.
SB200 had been amended. SB200 was to provide for the prohibition of certain permits on state owned water bottoms; to provide terms, conditions, and requirements; and to provide for related matters.
The amended SB200 would have been just for 5 years until more research is done on the safety of natural gas salt dome storage caverns.
AGL Resources, Jefferson Island Storage & Hub, LLC, will not do an Environmental Impact Statement nor will they give the Seismic Study that was done to Save Lake Peigneur.
Jefferson Island Storage & Hub, LLC employs 10 people and will hire one more after the expansion.
Senator Adley came before the senate microphone and stood before…
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