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[cdn-nucl-l] Cost of natural gas accidents
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bernard L Cohen" <email@example.com>
To: "Multiple recipients of list ans-pie" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, July 09, 2001 12:05 PM
Subject: Re: Cost of accidents
> On Sat, 7 Jul 2001 AtomicRod@aol.com wrote:
> > Group,
> > One argument that is used against nuclear power is that the cost of
> > to society is potentially enormous and not fully covered by insurance.
> > Such arguments are rarely heard with regard to natural gas, but there is
> > interesting example that I have not heard much about. I would be
> > in your comments, especially if you live in California.
> The damage from the San Francisco earthquake of 1906(?) was mostly
> due to fires started by broken natural gas lines. Did the gas company
> insurance cover that enormous damage?