Atlantic

NOAA Expecting as Many as 10 Atlantic Hurricanes This Season

The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season, which runs from June 1 to Nov. 30, will be a busy one, producing 13-19 named storms, including six-10 hurricanes, with up to six of them major hurricanes (Category 3 or higher), according to forecasters at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center.

May 21, 2020
‘Above-Average’ 2020 Atlantic Season Could Produce Four Major Hurricanes, Says AccuWeather

‘Above-Average’ 2020 Atlantic Season Could Produce Four Major Hurricanes, Says AccuWeather

The upcoming Atlantic hurricane season is likely to be the fifth consecutive with above-average activity, producing 14-18 tropical storms, including seven to nine hurricanes, with two to four of them major hurricanes (Category 3 or higher), according to AccuWeather meteorologists.

March 27, 2020

FERC Defends Tolling Orders in Atlantic Sunrise Case, Makes Effort to Appease Critics

Under scrutiny from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, and facing criticism that it has impinged on the due process rights of pipeline challengers, FERC on Monday said it’s taking steps to address concerns over its handling of rehearing requests.

February 11, 2020

DC Circuit to Rehear Atlantic Sunrise Challenge; FERC Procedure Under Scrutiny

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia (DC) Circuit has agreed to rehear a case challenging FERC’s review of the Atlantic Sunrise Project, and while some analysts don’t see any immediate impact to service on the 1.7 Bcf/d expansion, the move could have implications for the Commission’s rehearing process.

December 10, 2019

NextEra to Acquire $1.37B Stake in Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline

NextEra Energy Partners LP said Monday that it has agreed to acquire a significant ownership stake in the Atlantic Sunrise natural gas pipeline in a deal valued at $1.37 billion.

September 30, 2019
House Passes Bills to Block Trump Offshore Drilling Plans, Senate Unlikely to Agree

House Passes Bills to Block Trump Offshore Drilling Plans, Senate Unlikely to Agree

The U.S. House of Representatives has approved a trio of measures that would block Trump administration efforts to expand areas of oil and natural gas drilling off shores of the United States.

September 12, 2019

Bad Omen? Atlantic May See 13 Named Storms, but ’19 Hurricane Forecast Below Average

The 2019 Atlantic basin hurricane season will bring 13 named storms but have slightly below-normal hurricane activity overall, according to forecasters with Colorado State University (CSU).

April 5, 2019

Judge Rejects Trump Executive Order on Arctic, Atlantic Offshore Leasing

A federal district court judge in Alaska last Friday ruled an executive order (EO) issued by President Trump in 2017 opening areas of the Arctic and Atlantic oceans to oil and gas leasing was “unlawful and invalid,” and ordered the areas closed to leasing.

April 1, 2019
Pieridae Orders Cost Review for Goldboro LNG Project

Pieridae Orders Cost Review for Goldboro LNG Project

Pieridae Energy Ltd. announced an engineering review of costs for its delayed proposal to launch liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports from Canada’s Atlantic coast by building a mammoth Nova Scotia terminal, Goldboro LNG.

April 1, 2019

House Democrats Introduce Bills to Curtail Offshore Oil, Gas Development

Despite impossible odds of passing the GOP-controlled Senate, House lawmakers on their third day of control Tuesday introduced seven bills designed to block the Trump administration’s plans to expand offshore oil and gas drilling.

January 9, 2019
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