natural gas pipelines

Permian Midstreamer EagleClaw Shooting for Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

Permian Midstreamer EagleClaw Shooting for Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

Houston-based EagleClaw Midstream LLC has joined its midstream peers in announcing plans to reach net-zero emissions by no later than 2050. “We are grateful to have incredibly talented and committed employees, suppliers and customers who all share our vision of working together to collectively stem the impacts of climate change for future generations,” CEO Jamie…

June 17, 2021
Tetco Warns Restrictions to Stretch into 3Q2021 as Natural Gas Futures Surge

Tetco Warns Restrictions to Stretch into 3Q2021 as Natural Gas Futures Surge

A pipeline notice raising the prospect of prolonged supply disruptions out of the Northeast had natural gas futures surging in early trading Friday. The July Nymex contract was trading 10.3 cents higher to $3.252/MMBtu at around 8:50 a.m. ET. In a posting to its bulletin board shortly before 6 p.m. ET Thursday, Texas Eastern Transmission…

June 11, 2021
Williams Pairing With Microsoft to Advance Net-Zero Emissions Goals; Efforts to Include Renewable Natural Gas

Williams Pairing With Microsoft to Advance Net-Zero Emissions Goals; Efforts to Include Renewable Natural Gas

Williams, which owns one of the largest natural gas pipeline systems in the United States, said it joined forces with technology stalwart Microsoft Corp. to explore new ways to transform its energy infrastructure network as it pursues a net-zero emissions ambition. “Williams is committed to helping our customers achieve their sustainability goals while meeting energy…

June 3, 2021
MDU’s Bakken Natural Gas Conduit Gains FERC Approval

MDU’s Bakken Natural Gas Conduit Gains FERC Approval

The pipeline subsidiary of MDU Resources Group Inc. has received federal approval to build a pipeline expansion to transport natural gas from the Bakken Shale in North Dakota. FERC on Tuesday issued the certificate of public convenience and necessity for WBI Energy Inc.’s 250 MMcf/d North Bakken Expansion project. The project includes construction in western…

June 3, 2021
IEnova Reports Growth in Mexico Natural Gas Business as Fundamentals Remain Strong

IEnova Reports Growth in Mexico Natural Gas Business as Fundamentals Remain Strong

Infraestructura Energética Nova (IEnova) reported growth in volumes and revenue from its natural gas business in Mexico during the first quarter and expects the trend to continue, management said during an earnings call last week. CEO Tania Ortiz Mena told analysts last Thursday that the Energía Costa Azul (ECA) liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project…

May 4, 2021
Senators Fear FERC ‘Moving the Regulatory Goalposts’ for Pending Natural Gas Projects

Senators Fear FERC ‘Moving the Regulatory Goalposts’ for Pending Natural Gas Projects

Any updates to FERC’s more than 20-year-old policy statement on natural gas pipeline reviews should not apply to projects that have already submitted applications to the agency, according to a bipartisan group of U.S. Senators. In a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Thursday, the lawmakers called on the agency “to take action without…

May 2, 2021
Kinder Morgan Nudges Spending Higher After Scoring Higher Natural Gas Prices in Texas Freeze

Kinder Morgan Nudges Spending Higher After Scoring Higher Natural Gas Prices in Texas Freeze

The performance of the Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) natural gas pipeline and storage assets during Winter Storm Uri drove a roughly $1.7 billion year/year earnings increase for the first quarter, leading it to raise full-year profit forecasts. CEO Steven Kean said KMI took several actions prior to and during February’s historic freeze to ensure the…

April 22, 2021