Mountain Valley Pipeline

House Lawmaker Critical of Natural Gas Pipes Questioning FERC’s Landowner Protections

House Lawmaker Critical of Natural Gas Pipes Questioning FERC’s Landowner Protections

A lawmaker serving on the House Committee on Oversight and Reform is questioning FERC over its protections for landowners impacted by natural gas pipeline construction. In a letter late last week to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Chairman James Danly, Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD), chair of the Civil Rights and Civil Liberties subcommittee, asked the agency…

November 24, 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