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Eversource Dielectric Fluid

16 Revere Beach Pkwy, Everett, MA 02149, USA | 2018-Apr-13

Initial Notification: USCG Sector Boston contacted the NOAA SSC on the evening of 13 April 2018 regarding a dielectric fluid leak into the Mystic River in Boston, MA. The duration of the leak is unknown, but the Responsible Party has been aware of pressure fluctuations in the lines for some time. The fluid is used to cool high voltage electric lines. NOAA SSC is going on scene Saturday morning.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Chemical
Latitude (approximate): 42° 24.27′ North
Longitude (approximate): 71° 4.34′ West