Local Information

Regulatory Information

Central Valley Gas Storage is complying with all Federal, State and local regulations. A list of permits and approvals is provided here.

Central Valley Gas Storage (“CVGS”) works closely with first responders to coordinate responses to emergencies. The below information summarizes our liaison activities and our engagement with local agencies in accordance with California Public Utilities Commission General Order 112-F.

 Liason Activities Summary
2016
Activity 
The number of liaison activities/meetings scheduled by CVGS to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR, Part 192, Section 192.615 and 49 CFR, Part 192, Section 192.616(e). The number of liaison activities/meetings conducted by CVGS to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR, Part 192, Section 192.615 and 49 CFR, Part 192, Section 192.616(e). Reasons for any differences between the scheduled activities and those actually conducted. (N/A if no differences) 
 Individual Liaison Meeting 5 5 N/A
 Open House - CVGS* 1 3* Additional Open Houses held to demonstrate leak detection equipment and DOGGR new hire orientation.
 Total Agencies Contacted in 2016   13  
 * - 12 agencies participated in one or more of the CVGS Open Houses  

CVGS Agenccy Engagement Summary 
 Calendar Year of Report   County  Name of Public Agency
Notified of Liaison Activity 
Did Agency Participate in the
Notified Liaison Activity? (Yes or No)
 
 2016 Colusa  Princeton Fire Department  Yes** 
 2016 Colusa  Colusa County Sheriff  Yes** 
 2016 Glenn  California Highway Patrol - Willows  Yes** 
 2016 Colusa  California Highway Patrol - Williams  Yes** 
 2016 N/A Division of Oil Gas and Geothermal Resources Yes 
 2016 Colusa Colusa County Public Health Yes 
 2016 N/A California Office of Emergency Services Yes 
 2016 Colusa Maxwell Fire Department Yes
 2016 Colusa Colusa County Public Works Yes
 2016 Colusa Colusa County Air Board Yes
 2016 Colusa
Colusa County Board of Supervisors Yes 
 2016 Colusa  Princeton High School Yes
 2016 Colusa
Princeton Irrigation District Yes
 
 2015 Colusa
Princeton Fire Department Yes
 2015 Colusa
Colusa County Sheriff & OES Yes 
 2015 Colusa
Maxwell Fire Department Yes 
 
 2014 Colusa
Colusa County Sheriff & OES
Yes 
 2014 Colusa  Maxwell Fire Department Yes
 
 2013 Colusa
Maxwell Fire Department Yes 
 2013 Colusa  Princeton Fire Department Yes
 
 2012 Colusa
Maxwell Fire Department Yes 
 
 ** - Participated in both individual liaison meeting and CVGS open house  

The CPUC also is posting reports provided by pipeline operators such as CVGS, including these liaison activities, at their website. 

For more information, please visit the California Public Utilities Commission website. 

CVGS also has filed its annual Natural Gas Leakage Abatement Report in compliance with CPUC requirements in Proceeding R15-01-008.  For the most recent report please click here.