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BNSF Railway Williston Basin Capacity Now 1 Million Barrels A Day

BNSF Railway Williston Basin Capacity Now 1 Million Barrels A Day

The pipeline industry is a bit behind the times in capitalizing on the Williston Basin shale oil boom, but railroads like BNSF Railway are happy to accommodate oil producers with a means to get their product to market.

September 6, 2012

Pennsylvania Ends Year Without Impact Fee

Pennsylvania legislators failed once again to advance a bill to the governor’s desk that would impose an impact fee on natural gas drilling in the Marcellus and Utica shales.

January 2, 2012

Paterson Remains Undecided on New York Fracking Ban

Nearly a week after a bill that would temporarily block hydraulic fracturing (fracking) in the Empire State landed on his desk, New York Gov. David Paterson has not decided if he will sign or veto the legislation.

December 10, 2010

Federal AK Gasline Coordinator Expects Bill this Spring

The federal coordinator for the Alaska natural gas pipeline project predicted Monday that Gov. Sarah Palin will have a gasline bill on her desk by the end of the state legislative session and likely will issue a request for proposal in July.

March 27, 2007

Societe Generale Unit Builds U.S. Energy Trading Business

SG Corporate & Investment Banking (SG CIB), a division of Paris-based Societe Generale, said it has hired six new natural gas and power traders at its commodity derivatives desk in New York and plans to ramp up its U.S. energy trading business, extending its strong banking position from Europe into the U.S.

June 30, 2005


PG&E Energy Trading-Gas Corp. has named Al Pollard to thepost of Midwest basis trader with responsibility for managing theMidwest desk’s basis risk, reporting to Michael L. Axton, directorof gas trading, Midwest. Pollard joins PG&E Energy Trading fromEnron where he has held trading positions in natural gas and powersince 1995.

September 27, 1999