In Case You Missed It - Dominion is Saving the World, One Blowdown at a Time
Dominion Energy is conducting pipeline maintenance and valve replacement work at a site just outside Newton Falls. Usually, to do that work would require evacuating or clearing the line by venting methane gas into the atmosphere. Instead, new technology allows them to clear the line using Zero Emissions Vacuum and Compression or ZEVAC to capture methane and re-cycled it back into the system. "We're using portable compressors to evacuate that gas and re-inject it downstream," said Project Supervisor Gina Rundo. The process represents significant savings compared to venting.
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