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New Jersey Ratepayer Advocate Says PennEast Not Needed, Too Expensive

New Jersey Ratepayer Advocate Says PennEast Not Needed, Too Expensive

The proposed PennEast Pipeline, which would tap Marcellus Shale gas for the benefit of end-users in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, would be a bad deal for consumers in the Garden State, and the pipeline isn’t actually needed, the New Jersey Division of Rate Counsel told FERC.

September 16, 2016
PennEast Pipeline Proposal Advances With Favorable DEIS From FERC

PennEast Pipeline Proposal Advances With Favorable DEIS From FERC

The PennEast Pipeline received a favorable draft environmental impact statement (DEIS) from FERC Friday, bringing plans for the natural gas pipeline, which would traverse the Marcellus Shale, one step closer to reality.

July 22, 2016
DRBC to Conduct Separate Public Hearings on Proposed PennEast Pipeline

DRBC to Conduct Separate Public Hearings on Proposed PennEast Pipeline

The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) will be conducting an independent series of public hearings on the proposed PennEast Pipeline, the multi-state agency told FERC Monday.

April 26, 2016
DRBC to Conduct Separate Public Hearings on Proposed PennEast Pipeline

DRBC to Conduct Separate Public Hearings on Proposed PennEast Pipeline

The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) will be conducting an independent series of public hearings on the proposed PennEast Pipeline, the multi-state agency told FERC Monday.

April 26, 2016
Marcellus-Focused PennEast Pipeline Not Needed, Consultant Says

Marcellus-Focused PennEast Pipeline Not Needed, Consultant Says

The proposed greenfield PennEast Pipeline, which would tap the eastern Marcellus Shale to serve Northeast markets, is not needed and would create excess transportation capacity, according to a study by consultant Skipping Stone and commissioned by the New Jersey Conservation Foundation (NJCF). Pipeline backers dispute the findings.

March 22, 2016

Greens Opposed to PennEast Pipeline Sue Over FERC ‘Bias’

In its latest effort to thwart the proposed PennEast Pipeline, environmental group Delaware Riverkeeper Network (DRN) is going after FERC, filing a lawsuit in federal court this week arguing that the regulatory agency is “biased toward approving jurisdictional natural gas pipeline projects” because of its funding structure.

March 4, 2016
PennEast FERC Filing Responds to Environmental Objections

PennEast FERC Filing Responds to Environmental Objections

In a FERC filing last week, PennEast Pipeline Co. LLC issued a detailed response to a long list of comments made in opposition to its project.

November 20, 2015
PennEast NatGas Pipeline Survey in New Jersey Running into Challenges

PennEast NatGas Pipeline Survey in New Jersey Running into Challenges

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) has told FERC that it can make only limited comments on PennEast Pipeline Co. LLC’s proposed Marcellus Shale natural gas pipeline because the company has received permission to survey less than 35% of the proposed pipeline’s route.

July 22, 2015
Customers Came Knocking, Says Utility-Backed Marcellus Project

Customers Came Knocking, Says Utility-Backed Marcellus Project

PennEast Pipeline Co. LLC said its binding open season for a proposed pipeline to transport 1 Bcf/d of gas to Northeast markets resulted in 965,000 Dth/d of bids.

September 5, 2014
1 Bcf/d Market-Pull Project Proposed for Marcellus Gas

1 Bcf/d Market-Pull Project Proposed for Marcellus Gas

A quartet of gas utility/marketing companies is planning to tap Marcellus Shale gas with a new 100-mile pipeline that would serve markets in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

August 12, 2014