BC Readies C$6B in Tax Cuts for LNG Canada Export Project

The British Columbia (BC) government delivered Monday on a promise of up to C$6 billion ($4.5 billion) in aid for the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project to enter construction on the province’s northern Pacific coast.

March 26, 2019

Magellan Cuts Capex, Says Permian Gulf Coast Oil Pipe ‘Unlikely’

Magellan Midstream Partners LP plans to reduce its capital expenditures (capex) through 2020 after determining that an oil pipeline project to connect the Permian Basin to the Texas coast was unlikely to proceed.

March 26, 2019

Enbridge ‘Actively Working’ with Minnesota on Line 3 Oil Pipe Replacement

Calgary-based Enbridge Inc. said it is “actively working with the new administration” of Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on plans to replace a crude oil pipeline across the state’s northern tier, although it is still awaiting state and federal permits for the project.

January 29, 2019

FERC Urged to OK Calcasieu Pass LNG Export Project by Next Week

FERC approval of a proposed certificate for the Calcasieu Pass liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project in Louisiana by next Tuesday (Jan. 22) is “critically important,” according to a filing by Venture Global LNG.

January 15, 2019
ACP’s Emergency Motion Denied, Leaving Construction on Hold

ACP’s Emergency Motion Denied, Leaving Construction on Hold

Construction of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) is still on hold after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit refused to narrow its order staying the implementation of key federal authorizations that forced the project to stop work early last month.

January 15, 2019

NFG’s Seneca Resources Ramping Up Activity to Fill New Pipe Capacity

More than half of National Fuel Gas Co.’s (NFG) fiscal year (FY) 2019 capital expenditures are to be spent on its upstream business in Appalachia, as plans call for subsidiary Seneca Resources Corp. to continue running three rigs with year/year production forecast to increase by 24%.

November 5, 2018

Three Appalachian Gas Pipeline Projects Advanced by FERC

FERC last week issued letter orders to advance a trio of natural gas pipeline projects in the Appalachian Basin.

October 9, 2018
LNG Canada Given Green Light by Shell, Partners

LNG Canada Given Green Light by Shell, Partners

Shell Canada Energy Ltd. said Tuesday it has taken a final investment decision (FID) on LNG Canada, a major natural gas export project in Kitimat, BC.

October 2, 2018

Briefs — Rio Grande LNG

NextDecade Corp.has launched a competitive engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) bid process for its Rio Grande LNG project, and has issued formal invitations to bid toBechtel Corp.,Fluor Corp.andMcDermott International Inc.On Friday, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issuedenvironmental schedulesfor Rio Grande and 11 other pending LNG export terminal projects. According to the order, FERC expects to issue a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for Rio Grande next month and a final EIS in April 2019. Assuming a favorable FERC order, NextDecade anticipates a final investment decision on the project in 3Q2019.

August 31, 2018

Keystone XL Ordered to Conduct Supplemental EIS for Nebraska Reroute

TransCanada Corp.’s growth enabler for oilsands exports to the United States, the hotly contested Keystone XL pipeline project, has been ordered to submit route changes across Nebraska to an additional environmental impact statement (EIS) by the U.S. State Department.

August 17, 2018