FERC issued a draft supplemental environmental impact statement (EIS) Wednesday for the Sabal Trail Pipeline and two related pipeline expansions, addressing an Aug. 22 appeals court opinion that vacated and remanded its certificate for the projects.
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A coalition of environmental groups led by the Sierra Club filed a rehearing request Thursday challenging FERC’s recent certificate approving the Nexus Gas Transmission natural gas pipeline and related projects.
FERC on Monday authorized Sabal Trail Transmission LLC to place more of the natural gas project’s Phase 1 facilities into service, increasing its total capacity to 830,000 Dth/d.
Sabal Trail Transmission LLC is seeking FERC authorization to place part of its 1.07 million Dth/d pipeline into service by the end of this month.
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on Thursday cleared Energy Transfer Equity LP’s (ETE) proposed acquisition of The Williams Companies Inc. (WMB) and specified assets to be divested.
Williams Partners LP said Friday it expects to begin construction soon on its Hillabee Expansion Project, which would add capacity to the Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line (Transco) system in three phases in order to serve Florida demand via the Sabal Trail Transmission project.
Cheap natural gas and increased efficiencies are driving down costs for customers of Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL). State regulators have approved a rate cut to start next month along with the commissioning of FPL’s Port Everglades Next Generation Clean Energy Center.
FERC staff issued a favorable final environmental impact statement (FEIS) for the Southeast Market Pipelines (SMP) Project, which is composed of the Sabal Trail Transmission LLC project, the Hillabee Expansion and Florida Southeast Connection projects.
Upon consideration of revised and additional data, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has taken back its criticism of the Sabal Trail Pipeline, a project of Spectra Energy Corp. and NextEra Energy Inc.