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California Utilities Rewarded as Consumer Group Balks

Over the protest of the state’s major utility consumer watchdog group, California regulators on Thursday authorized an additional $61.5 million in energy efficiency program incentive rewards to four major investor-owned utilities (IOU). The Utility Reform Network (TURN) argued that the utilities had not proven they deserved the windfall.

December 21, 2009

Port Dolphin Pipeline Approved

Port Dolphin Energy LLC last Thursday was authorized by FERC to construct and operate a 3.93-mile onshore pipeline that would carry regasified liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its proposed deepwater LNG port 28 miles offshore Tampa Bay, FL.

December 7, 2009

FERC OKs Onshore Pipeline for Port Dolphin LNG Project

Port Dolphin Energy LLC Thursday was authorized by FERC to construct and operate a 3.93-mile onshore pipeline that would carry regasified liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its proposed deepwater LNG port 28 miles offshore Tampa Bay, FL.

December 7, 2009

Fayetteville, Greenville Laterals Get FERC Approval

FERC last Thursday authorized Texas Gas Transmission Inc.’s compression expansion of its Fayetteville and Greenville laterals, which are under construction. The expansion responds to the need for increased takeaway capacity from the Fayetteville shale play in Arkansas.

April 20, 2009

FERC OKs Expansion of Fayetteville Shale Laterals

FERC Thursday authorized Texas Gas Transmission Inc.’s compression expansion of its Fayetteville and Greenville laterals, which are under construction. The expansion responds to the need for increased takeaway capacity from the Fayetteville Shale in Arkansas.

April 17, 2009

Idaho PUC Puts Intermountain Gas Surcharge in Effect

The Idaho Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has authorized Boise, ID-based Intermountain Gas to raise its surcharge covering its gas costs for the first time in two years. Effective Wednesday, Intermountain’s overall revenues increased $54.3 million.

October 3, 2008

Longhorns, Aggies Could Benefit from Forward Sale of Oil, Gas

Regents of The University of Texas System last Thursday authorized system officials to pursue contracts to sell future oil and natural gas production from 2.1 million acres managed by the system in West Texas. Such deals would give the system access to up-front cash in exchange for future production sold at a fixed price.

July 28, 2008

Longhorns, Aggies Could Benefit from Forward Sale of Oil, Gas

Regents of The University of Texas System Thursday authorized system officials to pursue contracts to sell future oil and natural gas production from 2.1 million acres managed by the system in West Texas. Such deals would give the system access to up-front cash in exchange for future production sold at a fixed price.

July 28, 2008

TransCanada Credits Pipelines, Energy Businesses for Improved 1Q

TransCanada Corp.’s pipelines and energy businesses turned in strong results in the first quarter, yielding overall net income for the company of C$449 million (83 cents/share) compared to C$265 million (52 cents/share) in first quarter 2007, an increase of about 60% per share.

April 28, 2008

Con Edison OK’d to Expand Gas Efficiency Program Before Next Winter

The New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) on Wednesday authorized Consolidated Edison Co. (Con Edison) to expand a natural gas efficiency program in its service territory to prepare for the 2007-2008 winter heating season.

May 17, 2007