Pushback

Enbridge Oil Pipeline Replacement in Minnesota Draws Pushback

The Minnesota Department of Commerce has recommended the state shut down and not approve a pending oil pipeline replacement project by Enbridge Inc.

September 15, 2017

EIA: Net Natural Gas Imports Hit 20-Year Low

U.S. net imports of natural gas fell 25% last year in the face of pushback from ballooning domestic supplies, thanks to the output of shale plays, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) said.

July 23, 2012

EIA: Net Natural Gas Imports Hit 20-Year Low

U.S. net imports of natural gas fell 25% last year in the face of pushback from ballooning domestic supplies, thanks to the output of shale plays, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) said.

July 19, 2012

REX Ratings Cut on Marcellus/Utica Shale Cloud

Fitch Ratings last week cut the debt ratings on Rockies Express Pipeline LLC (REX) and revised its outlook on the pipeline’s debt to “negative” from “stable” due to pushback from Marcellus and Utica shale gas supplies, which have cut the value of long-haul transportation capacity on REX from the Rockies to the East.

May 14, 2012

Fitch Cuts REX Rating on Marcellus/Utica Shale Cloud

Fitch Ratings Tuesday cut ratings on Rockies Express Pipeline LLC (REX) and revised its outlook on the pipeline’s debt to “negative” from “stable” due to pushback from Marcellus and Utica shale gas supplies, which have cut the value of long-haul transportation capacity on REX from the Rockies to the East.

May 9, 2012

BP Spill, Anti-Fracing Film Cast Shadow on Gas Patch

Natural gas drilling is facing pushback in Pennsylvania, Michigan and New York from some whose fears of energy development have been stoked by the BP plc well blowout and spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM). And worries about hydraulic fracturing (fracing) well stimulation techniques aren’t going away either as a new anti-drilling film on the topic is now playing on big and small screens.

June 28, 2010

Analysts: Linepack to Drive Shut-Ins More Than Price

As low as gas prices are — and could get — they won’t be the primary cause of production shut-ins to come. Instead, as some industry executives have previously predicted, pushback from packed pipelines will force lower-pressure wells out of the gas supply mix, Barclays Capital analysts said Tuesday.

August 27, 2009