Please call us immediately if you think you may have a natural gas emergency.

  • Report A Gas Emergency Gas Emergencies - Get out of the building immediately.
    800-889-4970

Additional Information

Natural Gas Leaks

Natural gas has a distinct, pungent odor so it is easy to detect. Leaking gas can cause an explosion and fire.

If You Smell A Weak Odor Of Natural Gas:

  • Open the windows.
  • Check for an extinguished pilot light.
  • If a pilot light is out, wait for the gas odor to go away before relighting.

If You Can't Find The Source Of The Leak:

  • Get everyone out at once.
  • DO NOT use the telephone or a lighter.
  • DO NOT turn any electrical switches or lights on or off.
  • Go to a neighbor's and call Minnesota Energy Resources immediately at 800-889-4970.

If You Smell A Strong Odor Of Natural Gas:

  • Open the windows
  • Get everyone out at once.
  • DO NOT use the telephone or a lighter.
  • DO NOT turn any electrical switches or lights on or off.
  • Go to a neighbor's and call Minnesota Energy Resources immediately at 800-889-4970.

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