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Ultra CEO: ‘2012 Was A Train Wreck’

Darrell Royal, the revered former head coach for the University of Texas football team, used to explain his team’s success by borrowing a line from a 1920s song, “You dance with the one that brung ya.” Ultra Petroleum Corp., which has stuck with natural gas while others have moved along, is discovering that gas can be one expensive date.

February 20, 2013

FERC OKs Transco Request to Abandon Mississippi Storage Facilities

FERC has approved Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line’s (Transco) request to abandon four of seven caverns at its Eminence Salt Dome Storage Field in South Central Mississippi.

February 12, 2013

‘World Scale’ Petrochem Complex Not Only Answer, Says Developer

Royal Dutch Shell plc hasn’t given any indication that it will back out of plans to build a world-scale petrochemical complex in Pennsylvania, but a developer working on a smaller project in the Northeast thinks bigger isn’t always better.

February 6, 2013
EQT Hits Record Sales Volumes Overall and in Marcellus

EQT Hits Record Sales Volumes Overall and in Marcellus

EQT Corp. announced Thursday that horizontal drilling in the Marcellus Shale helped the company achieve record sales volumes overall and in the Marcellus in 2012 — the latter an 85% increase from 2011 — as it posted net income of $183.4 million for the year.

January 25, 2013

Trunkline, Gasfin File Louisiana LNG Export Proposals

Energy Transfer’s Trunkline LNG Export LLC and Gasfin Development USA LLC have joined the conga line and filed separate applications with the Department of Energy (DOE) to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Louisiana.

January 21, 2013

Industry Briefs

Xcel Energy Inc., which provides power generation to Colorado customers, plans to build a 21-mile transmission line (230-kV) in the Piceance Basin to serve anticipated natural gas-fired generation to enhance reliability on the Western Slope. A 1,100 MW gas-fired generator also is planned near Mesquite, NV, on 250 acres of land managed by the Bureau of Land Management. A unit of EWP Renewables Corp. has filed an application with Nevada regulators to construct the plant, which would come online in two 550 MW phases in 2016 and 2017.

January 10, 2013

Transco Seeks FERC OK to Expand Gas Deliveries to New York

Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line (Transco) has filed an application to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to build a $182 million expansion of its system to meet growing natural gas demand in New York City and the Rockaways.

January 9, 2013

Some Mid-Atlantic Connector Expansion Facilities Cleared for Service

FERC Wednesday granted Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line’s (Transco) request to place into service some of its Mid-Atlantic Connector expansion facilities to meet the growing demand for natural gas in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, DC.

December 21, 2012

Transco Seeks FERC Approval to Start Up Mid-Atlantic Connector

Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line (Transco) has asked FERC for the go-ahead to place certain of its Mid-Atlantic Connector expansion facilities into service by the end of the month.

December 17, 2012

West Virginia Gas Pipeline Ruptures Near Compressor Station

Authorities Tuesday said no one was killed after a 20-inch diameter transmission line owned by NiSource Inc. exploded just after midday near its Columbia Gas Transmission Lanham Compressor Station near Sissonville, WV, a rural community of 4,000 about 15 miles north of the state capital, Charleston.

December 12, 2012