|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Tue, 15 Dec 2009 17:59:09 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] PREVENTION, ENERGY: Kirtland Air Force Base (NM) Fuel System|
New System At KAFB Safeguards Water Supply System Prevents Fuel Leakage Into Nearby Ground KOAT TV-7 News (Albuquerque, NM) December 15, 2009Kirtland Air Force Base broke ground Tuesday on a new system that will stop more fuel from leaking into the ground close to its water supply.
Officials at the base said it's a project long overdue.The fuel used to fly fighter planes over the New Mexico skies since the 1950s has been blamed for leaking nearly 2 million gallons of fuel into the ground.
A new $10,000,000 fuel storage system hopes to prevent history from reoccurring.
... For the entire story, see http://www.koat.com/news/21978134/detail.html -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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