Pipeline

MPLX Advancing Permian Takeaway Projects, Appealing Review for Bakken Crude Pipeline

MPLX Advancing Permian Takeaway Projects, Appealing Review for Bakken Crude Pipeline

MPLX LP has secured financing for the almost fully committed Whistler natural gas pipeline to transport supplies from the Permian Basin’s Waha hub to the Agua Dulce market in South Texas. On the second quarter earnings call held Monday, CEO Michael Hennigan said the lower capital spend related to the financing was already factored into…

August 4, 2020
Alternative Energy, Social Responsibility in Focus for Scaled-Down Dominion

Alternative Energy, Social Responsibility in Focus for Scaled-Down Dominion

After scuttling the Atlantic Coast Pipeline and selling off natural gas transmission and storage assets, Dominion Energy Inc. is ready to get the word out about its strategic repositioning. With a narrowed focus on state-regulated utility operations, which are expected to account for 85-90% of Dominion’s operating earnings going forward, the Richmond, VA-based company has…

August 3, 2020
TC Energy Pushes Back Tula-Villa de Reyes In-Service Date to 2021

TC Energy Pushes Back Tula-Villa de Reyes In-Service Date to 2021

TC Energy Corp. expects the phased entrance into service of the 886 MMcf/d Tula-Villa de Reyes pipeline in Mexico to occur in the first half of 2021. The delayed pipeline has been further held back by coronavirus contingency measures, which have impeded granting work authorizations because of administrative closures, executives said Thursday during a second…

July 30, 2020
Surging Texas-Mexico Natural Gas Exports Set For Continued Gains as Permian Production Rebounds

Surging Texas-Mexico Natural Gas Exports Set For Continued Gains as Permian Production Rebounds

Natural gas exports from West Texas to Mexico could average up to 1.5 Bcf/d throughout the second half of 2020 and 2021, driven by the completion of new infrastructure south of the border, according to a new analysis by Rystad Energy. Fermaca’s Villa de Reyes-Aguascaliente-Guadalajara (VAG) pipeline began operations in June, marking the completion of…

July 29, 2020
BlackRock Manager Says Mexico’s Long-Term Fundamentals Remain Strong Despite Current Turmoil

BlackRock Manager Says Mexico’s Long-Term Fundamentals Remain Strong Despite Current Turmoil

Despite multiple headwinds currently facing Mexico, the long-term fundamentals underpinning the economy remain strong, according to BlackRock Inc.’s Juan Alberto Leautaud, head of Mexico Infrastructure Investment. As an infrastructure investor for the world’s largest asset manager, “I tend to think about the long-term…fundamentals of investments and assets, and in this case, a country,” Leautaud said…

July 27, 2020
DOI Approves Issuance of Right-of-Way Permits for Alaska LNG Project

DOI Approves Issuance of Right-of-Way Permits for Alaska LNG Project

The Department of the Interior (DOI) has approved the issuance of rights-of-way permits across federal lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and National Park Service (NPS) for the Alaska Liquified Natural Gas (Alaska LNG) project. Two months ago FERC authorized Alaska Gasline Development Corp.’s (AGDC) plans to liquefy and export natural gas…

July 27, 2020
Louisiana Property Owners Awarded Larger Payout in Court Fight Against Bayou Bridge

Louisiana Property Owners Awarded Larger Payout in Court Fight Against Bayou Bridge

Louisiana landowners involved in a lawsuit over the Bayou Bridge Pipeline (BBP), the last segment of the controversial Dakota Access pipeline system (DAPL), were awarded a larger payout after an appeals court reversed a ruling. In his decision on Thursday, Judge Jonathan Perry of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third in Louisiana said…

July 20, 2020
U.S.-Mexico Natural Gas Pipeline Exports Showing Resilience Despite Pandemic Complications

U.S.-Mexico Natural Gas Pipeline Exports Showing Resilience Despite Pandemic Complications

Even as the coronavirus rages on, impacting both natural gas demand and production, pipeline natural gas exports from the United States to Mexico continue to show strength. On July 8, U.S. piped exports to Mexico hit the 6.2 Bcf/d mark, the highest level ever reached in cross-border flows in a single gas day, according to…

July 14, 2020
Dakota Access Legal Battle Moves to D.C. Circuit as Clock Runs Down on Judge’s Order to Halt Operations

Dakota Access Legal Battle Moves to D.C. Circuit as Clock Runs Down on Judge’s Order to Halt Operations

The operator of the Dakota Access (DAPL) pipeline on Thursday filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit an appeal for review of a district court’s order denying a stay request.  Dallas-based Energy Transfer LP (ET) filed the appeal minutes after D.C. District Court Judge James Boasberg denied the stay request, which…

July 10, 2020
Alberta Seeks New Petrochemical Plants to Work Montney, Duvernay Natural Gas Production

Alberta Seeks New Petrochemical Plants to Work Montney, Duvernay Natural Gas Production

The Alberta government posted a reward Thursday for petrochemical manufacturers to build new plants that draw their raw materials from natural gas produced in the province. Natural Gas Minister Dale Nally announced a 10-year grant fund titled the Alberta Petrochemicals Incentive Program. The dollar value and eligibility rules were left open to negotiation, with further…

July 10, 2020
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