environmental review

Enbridge Expecting Delays for Line 5 Tunnel as Army Corps Orders EIS for Disputed Project

A U.S. environmental review is expected to delay construction of the proposed Straits of Mackinac tunnel for Enbridge Inc.’s Line 5, the 540,000 b/d oil pipeline that serves Central Canada and the Midwest The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will require a formal environmental impact statement (EIS) for the Line 5 project, said Acting Assistant…

June 24, 2021
Senators Fear FERC ‘Moving the Regulatory Goalposts’ for Pending Natural Gas Projects

Senators Fear FERC ‘Moving the Regulatory Goalposts’ for Pending Natural Gas Projects

Any updates to FERC’s more than 20-year-old policy statement on natural gas pipeline reviews should not apply to projects that have already submitted applications to the agency, according to a bipartisan group of U.S. Senators. In a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Thursday, the lawmakers called on the agency “to take action without…

May 2, 2021