FERC on Friday authorized Rover Pipeline LLC to resume horizontal directional drilling (HDD) at two additional locations where work had been stopped following an April drilling fluids spill near the Tuscarawas River in Ohio.
Oil and natural gas development in a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge moved one step closer to reality late Thursday, after the Senate rejected an amendment to block drilling in the refuge before passing a $4 trillion federal budget for fiscal year 2018.
West Virginia has officially thrown out Mountain Valley Pipeline’s Section 401 water quality certification (WQC) and will start over with a review of the project’s application after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit granted the agency’s motion to invalidate the certificate. Read More
Alaska's Republican contingent in the Senate urged their colleagues to reject an amendment to a budget resolution introduced by Democrats that would block potentially opening a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to energy development. Read More
It remains unclear if legislation to enact a severance tax on unconventional natural gas production that cleared the Pennsylvania House Finance Committee this week has enough support to pass the Republican-controlled chamber. Read More
Two Republican senators have introduced a bill that would codify a rule proposed last month by the Department of Energy (DOE) to expedite approval of small-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports, primarily to countries in the Caribbean, Central America and South America.
FERC Chairman Neil Chatterjee said he wants to see the Commission significantly reduce its review process for natural gas pipelines, and described the Department of Energy (DOE) proposal to provide reliability and resiliency compensation to coal and nuclear baseload generators as "a conversation we need to have. Read More
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has opened a probe into whether infrastructure maintenance in Sonoma and Napa counties by Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. (PG&E) played a role in the wildfires.
Rover Pipeline LLC construction activities in Washtenaw County, MI, may be partially to blame for petroleum-laced water being discharged into nearby wetlands, according to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ).
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