Michigan

Spectra’s Appalachia-Focused Nexus Filed at FERC

Spectra’s Appalachia-Focused Nexus Filed at FERC

Spectra Energy Corp. applied at FERC on Friday for a certificate to construct the $2 billion, 1.5 million Dth/d Nexus Gas Transmission project, which would supply markets in Ohio, Michigan and the Dawn Hub in Ontario, Canada with natural gas from Appalachia.

November 23, 2015

NEXUS Opposed to Rerouting Gas Pipeline at Ohio City’s Request

NEXUS Gas Transmission LLC said in draft environmental resource reports filed with FERC last week that it is opposed to a request from a northeast Ohio city to reroute about 100 miles of the natural gas pipeline running through the state.

June 19, 2015

NEXUS Opposed to Rerouting Gas Pipeline at Ohio City’s Request

NEXUS Gas Transmission LLC said in draft environmental resource reports filed with FERC last week that it is opposed to a request from a northeast Ohio city to reroute about 100 miles of the natural gas pipeline running through the state.

June 19, 2015

Chesapeake Settles Antitrust, Racketeering Charges in Michigan, to Compensate Victims

Chesapeake Energy Corp. has agreed to create a $25 million compensation fund to settle multiple antitrust, fraud and racketeering charges filed by the state of Michigan last June in connection with leasing activity five years ago.

April 24, 2015

Chesapeake Settles Antitrust, Racketeering Charges in Michigan, to Compensate Victims

Chesapeake Energy Corp. has agreed to create a $25 million compensation fund to settle multiple antitrust, fraud and racketeering charges filed by the state of Michigan last June in connection with leasing activity five years ago.

April 24, 2015

NEXUS Submits Pre-Filing Application to FERC

More than two years after they announced the project, backers of the NEXUS Gas Transmission system have submitted their application for pre-filing review at FERC.

January 9, 2015

New Michigan Task Force to Scrutinize Pipelines

Michigan’s Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) chief and the state’s attorney general will lead a multi-agency government task force that will examine oil and natural gas pipelines.

June 27, 2014

Chesapeake Charged with Racketeering, Fraud for ‘Victimizing’ Michigan Landowners

Chesapeake Energy Corp. was charged Thursday by the Michigan attorney general’s office with nine counts of racketeering and fraud in connection with leasing activity four years ago.

June 5, 2014
Michigan’s Summer NatGas Outlook Forecasts Higher Demand

Michigan’s Summer NatGas Outlook Forecasts Higher Demand

With modest influence from its still developing Utica-Collingwood Shale play, Michigan’s latest energy appraisal paints a changing picture for natural gas storage and supply-demand dynamics. The one constant is for continuing upward pressures on gas prices.

May 29, 2014
No Collusion in Michigan Auctions, Say Chesapeake, Encana

No Collusion in Michigan Auctions, Say Chesapeake, Encana

Two of North America's largest natural gas producers on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to charges that they conspired in a 2010 Michigan lease sale.

March 20, 2014