Ethane

Enterprise Commits to Expansion of Appalachian NGL Takeaway

Enterprise Products Partners LP is moving forward with an expansion of its Appalachia-to-Texas (ATEX) ethane pipeline after a successful open season landed the customer commitments needed to greenlight the project.

October 15, 2019

PTTGC Agrees to Stronger Air Monitoring for Proposed Ohio Cracker in Enviro Deal

A subsidiary of PTT Global Chemical pcl has reached a settlement with three environmental groups to resolve their appeal of the air permit for the company’s proposed multi-billion dollar ethane cracker in southeast Ohio.

September 27, 2019
Enterprise Sanctions Another NGL-Driven PDH Plant for Mont Belvieu

Enterprise Sanctions Another NGL-Driven PDH Plant for Mont Belvieu

Enterprise Products Partners LP on Thursday pulled the trigger to build a second propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant at its Mont Belvieu complex in Texas, in partnership with petrochemical giant LyondellBasell Industries NV.

September 26, 2019

Enterprise Mulling 50,000 b/d Expansion for Appalachia-to-Texas Ethane Line

Enterprise Products Partners LP said Monday it’s testing support for up to 50,000 b/d of additional capacity on its Appalachia-to-Texas (ATEX) ethane pipeline.

August 26, 2019
QP, Chevron Phillips to Develop Huge Ethane Cracker Complex in Qatar

QP, Chevron Phillips to Develop Huge Ethane Cracker Complex in Qatar

Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LLC (CPChem) said Monday it is working with the world’s largest natural gas producer, Qatar Petroleum (QP), to develop a petrochemicals complex in Qatar.

June 24, 2019
Pieces Falling Into Place for Green Light on Ohio Ethane Cracker

Pieces Falling Into Place for Green Light on Ohio Ethane Cracker

PTT Global Chemical pcl (PTTGC) and Daelim Industrial Co. continue to work toward sanctioning the multi-billion dollar ethane cracker proposed for southeast Ohio, a project spokesman said this week.

April 10, 2019

Mariner East Investigations in Pennsylvania Multiply

The Delaware County District Attorney’s (DA) office in southeast Pennsylvania said it has opened a second criminal investigation into the construction and operation of the Mariner East (ME) 1, 2 and 2X projects.

March 12, 2019
Demand, Regulatory Headwinds Seen Slowing U.S. NGL Export Growth

Demand, Regulatory Headwinds Seen Slowing U.S. NGL Export Growth

After growing by an estimated 600,000 b/d in 2018, natural gas liquids (NGL) are expected to see a slower pace of growth in the next couple of years amid possible headwinds from demand and the timeline for infrastructure projects entering service, particularly Energy Transfer LP’s (ET) Mariner East 2 (ME2) pipeline and its companion Mariner East 2X (ME2X), according to BofA Merrill Lynch.

January 29, 2019

Ohio Ethane Cracker Clears Final Regulatory Hurdles

What would be the Appalachian Basin’s second multi-billion dollar ethane cracker has finally secured all the major regulatory approvals needed to move forward after the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) completed its environmental review and issued the project’s final permits as 2018 came to an end.

January 2, 2019

Pennsylvania OKs Key Permits for Ethane Cracker Pipeline

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has issued key construction permits for Shell Chemical Appalachia LLC’s Falcon Ethane Pipeline system, which would feed the multi-billion dollar ethylene cracker under construction.

December 26, 2018