Infrastructure

LNG 101: Defining Small-Scale LNG and its Advantages

LNG 101: Defining Small-Scale LNG and its Advantages

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is a growing business across the world, and a key part of that growth is in small-scale applications that provide energy solutions and allow consumption of the super-chilled fuel in remote areas, but the “small-scale” label can be a confusing one. Small-scale LNG is generally considered to include the production and…

November 24, 2020
Enbridge Gains Army Corps Approval for Line 3 in Minnesota

Enbridge Gains Army Corps Approval for Line 3 in Minnesota

Permits approved on Monday by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will allow Enbridge Inc. to keep alive a plan to start construction by the end of the year on the $2.6 billion Minnesota leg of its Line 3 oil pipeline replacement program. The 340-mile pipeline segment has been inching closer to construction for a…

November 24, 2020
‘Incredibly Well Qualified’ FERC Nominees Headed to Full Senate After Committee Vote

‘Incredibly Well Qualified’ FERC Nominees Headed to Full Senate After Committee Vote

The U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources committee on Wednesday voted to advance a pair of President Trump’s FERC nominees for consideration by the full Senate, raising the prospect of restoring the agency to a full complement of five commissioners by the start of 2021. Trump tapped Republican Mark Christie and Democrat Allison Clements to…

November 19, 2020
Latest NGI Hub & Flow Podcast Examines Election Impacts on Natural Gas, Oil Industry – Listen Now

Latest NGI Hub & Flow Podcast Examines Election Impacts on Natural Gas, Oil Industry – Listen Now

Click here to listen to the latest episode of NGI’s Hub & Flow podcast in which NGI associate editors Kevin Dobbs and Andrew Baker discuss the presidential election and its impacts for the natural gas and oil industry.  Dobbs and Baker discuss President-elect Biden’s priorities with respect to energy, climate and infrastructure, as well as…

November 16, 2020
Enbridge Vows ‘Thorough Response’ to Line 5 Lawsuit Brought by Michigan Governor

Enbridge Vows ‘Thorough Response’ to Line 5 Lawsuit Brought by Michigan Governor

Enbridge Inc. has vowed “a thorough response through the legal process” against a new lawsuit by the Michigan government’s Democrat executive branch that seeks to revoke the state easement for its Line 5 oil conduit across the Straits of Mackinac. In Alberta, source of most of the oil that Enbridge delivers, Energy Minister Sonya Savage…

November 16, 2020
Mexico to Remain Vital Outlet for U.S. Natural Gas, Veteran Trader Says

Mexico to Remain Vital Outlet for U.S. Natural Gas, Veteran Trader Says

The continued development of Mexico’s natural gas market will be vital for U.S. suppliers over the coming years, according to NAmerico Energy Holdings LLC (NEH) President Jeff Welch. Welch spoke on a virtual panel Tuesday at the LDC Natural Gas Forum 2020. He noted that Mexico’s gas market is still in the nascent stages of…

November 10, 2020
Fourth Circuit Stays MVP’s New Stream-Crossing Permits Pending Appeal in Latest Setback

Fourth Circuit Stays MVP’s New Stream-Crossing Permits Pending Appeal in Latest Setback

The oft-delayed and increasingly costly Mountain Valley Pipeline LLC (MVP) has encountered another legal setback, as the natural gas conduit’s stream-crossing permitting has again been put on hold pending an ongoing review by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. The Fourth Circuit issued a stay Monday after hearing oral arguments in a…

November 10, 2020
U.S. Energy Industry Bracing for Change as Biden Becomes President-Elect

U.S. Energy Industry Bracing for Change as Biden Becomes President-Elect

Joseph R. Biden Jr. has become the president-elect and will take office in January, heralding a seismic shift in energy and climate policy from the executive branch. However, any major legislation could be stymied by a divided Congress, assuming Republicans retain their majority in the Senate, while executive actions could be challenged by a more…

November 9, 2020
Energy Transfer Converting Portion of Mariner East, Expects DAPL to Continue Operating

Energy Transfer Converting Portion of Mariner East, Expects DAPL to Continue Operating

Energy Transfer LP (ET) is in the process of converting a portion of the Mariner East natural gas liquids (NGL) pipeline to refined products to capture price blowouts between Chicago and New York markets this winter. Newly named Co-CEO Mackie McCrea told investors during the third quarter earnings call last Wednesday the repurposed portion of…

November 6, 2020
Enbridge Wins Natural Gas Pipeline Duel with TC Over Traffic to LNG Canada

Enbridge Wins Natural Gas Pipeline Duel with TC Over Traffic to LNG Canada

A regulatory decision has confirmed a victory for Enbridge Inc. in a pipeline duel with TC Energy Corp. over high-volume traffic to the first Canadian liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal on the Pacific coast underway by Royal Dutch Shell plc and its partners. The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) approved a C$25 million ($19 million)…

November 5, 2020
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