FERC has approved limited tree felling activities for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP), a step forward for a project that continues to encounter vocal pushback from opposition groups and is still seeking final approval on some state-level permits.
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Backers of the Rover Pipeline pressed FERC Friday to issue a notice to proceed (NTP) with tree clearing activities for all areas of the project in Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Michigan.
TransCanada Corp.’s Columbia Gas Transmission LLC (TCO) has received full notice to proceed with construction of its Leach Xpress project.
A federal district court judge in Pennsylvania has ordered tree-clearing activities for the proposed Constitution natural gas pipeline to proceed, making clear that anyone interfering with the work would be arrested and held in contempt of court.
CME Group said Tuesday that as part of its recently announced restructuring the trading exchange will reduce its global workforce this week by roughly 5%, or about 150 positions. Most of the cuts will come from technology, with the balance of reductions coming from corporate and administrative functions.
Environmental blockades in Canada against pipeline projects are being dismantled by a new regulatory regime, clearing a path to approval for TransCanada Corp.’s proposed oil conversion of its natural gas Mainline (see Daily GPI, April 3).
Environmental blockades in Canada against pipeline projects are being dismantled by a new regulatory regime, clearing a path to approval for TransCanada Corp.’s proposed oil conversion of its natural gas Mainline (see NGI, April 8a).
FERC Wednesday approved the requests of three western natural gas pipelines for temporary waivers of capacity-release regulations, clearing the way for the permanent release of off-system capacity held on the Wyoming Interstate Co. (WIC) pipeline to certain shippers.
Technology and good old “American ingenuity” that have driven the shale gas boom are also prompting responses to a supply glut that make storage and eventual liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports more important than ever, according to Bryan Durkin, COO at CME Group, who addressed the opening session of the LDC Gas Forums mid-continent meeting in Chicago Monday.