Crimson Midstream LLC and MPLX LP are gauging support for Swordfish Pipeline, an oil system that would carry supplies to the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port LLC (LOOP) to allow more onshore crude to be exported.
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FERC has given Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Co. LLC (Transco) permission to construct two sections of looping pipeline in north central Pennsylvania and allow the company to use three adjacent contractor yards for its $3 billion, 198-mile Atlantic Sunrise natural gas pipeline project serving the Marcellus Shale region.
FERC said Eastern Shore Natural Gas Co.’s proposed expansion of pipeline facilities in Delaware, Maryland and Pennsylvania poses no threat to the environment, advancing the company’s plans to provide an additional 61,162 Dth/d of additional firm transportation service.
Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Co. LLC’s (Transco) Leidy Southeast Expansion project continued to move forward with FERC’s authorization to commence service on the Pleasant Run Loop Friday.
FERC Wednesday approved Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line’s (Transco) request to place into service the third and final pipeline loop of its major Northeast Supply Link project, and to begin partial service for project shippers to transport Marcellus Shale gas to growing markets in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey.
Cameron Interstate Pipeline LLC, a subsidiary of San Diego-based Sempra Energy, has filed an application to loop a 21-mile segment of its pipeline system in Hackberry, LA with a 42-inch pipe, to accommodate natural gas exports.
The City of Morgantown, WV, and Northeast Natural Energy (NNE) appear to be on a collision course, with the city preparing to pass an ordinance Tuesday night that would ban hydraulic fracturing (hydrofracking), and the company in turn vowing to sue the city if it tries to interfere with its two wells.
Elected officials from Monongalia County, WV, will meet their counterparts from the cities of Morgantown and Westover for a work session Wednesday to discuss Morgantown’s proposed ban on hydraulic fracturing (hydrofracking).
Chief Gathering LLC, a subsidiary of Chief Oil & Gas, has been fined $34,000 and has agreed to surrender a discharge permit for operations in four counties in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus Shale area after “illegally discharging hydrostatic testing water at a pipeline project” in Lycoming County, PA, the state’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) said.
Williams Partners LP’s Northwest Pipeline GP has received authorization from Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to place its 30-inch diameter mainline loop, known as the Sundance Trail Expansion, into service. The project includes about 15.5 miles of pipeline and related facilities that will provide 150,000 Dth/d of firm capacity from the Greasewood and Meeker/White River hubs in Rio Blanco County, CO, to the Opal Hub area in Lincoln County, WY. Northwest replaced and added compression at its Vernal Compressor Station in Uintah County, UT. The project cost about $56 million.