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PUC gives construction OK to Enbridge for Minnesota pipeline
Minnesota utility regulators Tuesday authorized their final go-ahead for Enbridge to build its controversial $2.6 billion oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. That leaves the Canadian company on the brink of beginning
Trans Mountain Agrees to Reroute Pipeline Around Indigenous Area
The Trans Mountain pipeline has agreed to reroute a portion of its expansion project around an indigenous area, according to a filing with Canadian energy regulators. Map of the new proposed pipeline route.
Pipeline to bring wastewater from Lubbock to Permian Basin
Oil companies in the Permian Basin of Texas and New Mexico need millions of gallons of water to retrieve petroleum. At the same time, the city of Lubbock, Texas, spends $1 million each year to dispose its treated.......
New pipeline system will deliver water in West Texas, southeast New Mexico
Take drought-prone regions with limited water resources, combine with soaring demand for fresh water by industry – particularly the oil and gas industry – and it becomes a recipe for extreme water stress.
Trump lets Keystone line ship more oil with expansion stalled
The Trump administration will allow the existing Keystone pipeline to carry more oil-sands crude into the Midwest and U.S. Gulf Coast while the conduit’s decade-old expansion project faces renewed legal hurdles.
PRISMA adds key pipeline to marketplace
PRISMA connects gas markets for 19 European countries and is the major marketplace on the continent for booking and trading gas capacity. Founded in 2013, the company provides gas transmission and storage system ....
TC Energy locks in Keystone XL construction
TC Energy is constructing the 1,947 km pipeline that will be capable of delivering 830,000 bbl/d of crude oil from Hardisty, Alberta to Steele City, Nebraska, where it will connect with existing facilities to reach US ..
Supreme Court decides in favour of Atlantic Coast pipeline
Today’s decision is an affirmation for the Atlantic Coast pipeline and communities across our region that are depending on it for jobs, economic growth and clean energy. We look forward to resolving the remaining project
First piece of disputed Keystone XL pipeline finished
TC Energy has built the first piece of the disputed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline across the U.S. border and started work on labor camps in Montana and South Dakota. But it has not resolved a courtroom setback
Biden says as President he would kill the Keystone XL pipeline
If Joe Biden becomes president, he will kill the Keystone XL pipeline project. It’s what he said earlier this week, explaining he would rescind the permit of the controversial project that is designed to move oil from
Williams opens natural gas line to serve Florida
Williams in Tulsa announced that it has placed in service Phase II of the Hillabee expansion project, an important Transco expansion that provides clean-burning natural gas to meet the needs of Florida’s rapidly growing
Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project Clears Legal Hurdles
Originally proposed in late 2013, the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project (the TMX or the Project) has faced numerous legal and regulatory challenges and delays. However, two important judgments delivered in early
$8B Alberta Investment Allows Keystone XL to Proceed
TC Energy Corp. reported Tuesday that it will proceed with construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline Project, having received an approximately US$8 billion worth of financial support from the Province of Alberta.....
Pembina receives FERC approval
Pembina Pipeline Corporation has received approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for its Jordan Cove project in Oregon, Canada. Pembina proposed the Jordan Cove LNG terminal and Pacific Connector
Epic commissions Permian-to-Corpus Christi crude pipeline
Epic Crude Holdings LP has commissioned its 30-in. OD, 730-mile crude oil pipeline and is now making crude oil deliveries from it, bringing an end to interim deliveries via the 24-in. OD Epic Y-Grade pipeline. The crude
Sen. Inhofe says now is the time for improved national pipelines
We are clearly in the heyday of oil and gas production in the United States. After years and years of fighting the liberal war on fossil fuels, we can say that, with President Donald Trump, it is a new day in America....
PRCI subsea pipeline tool gets upgrade
PRCI’s On-Bottom Stability Simulator (OBS) tool is specifically designed for the analysis of on-bottom pipeline stability in subsea applications, and its new 4.0 version includes updates, bug fixes and the addition....
Keystone XL Inches Forward as Order Blocking Work Is Lifted
TC Energy Corp.’s $8 billion Keystone XL crude oil pipeline is inching forward after a court injunction that stopped work on the project was lifted. An order issued by a Montana judge barring certain pre-construction
NEB announces next steps for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project
The NEB has decided how regulatory processes for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project will continue, including detailed route and condition compliance processes. NEB decisions and orders issued prior to the Federal Court
Underground wastewater pipelines can be a big, unregulated business in Pennsylvania
Equitrans Midstream Corp. is in the gas pipeline business and a little bit in the water pipeline business. There are lots of reasons to grow that little bit, promised Thomas Karam, the CEO of the Pittsburgh-based.......