FERC staff said it would hold another public scoping meeting for Kinder Morgan Inc.’s proposed Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline Project (NED) Sept. 29 in Cheshire County, NH, and has extended the scoping comment period until Oct. 16.
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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo was reportedly considering a plan to allow 10 to 40 horizontal test wells on a trial basis in the state’s Southern Tier, but changed his mind after discussing high-volume hydraulic fracturing (HVHF) with Robert F. Kennedy Jr., his former brother-in-law and an avid environmentalist.
With mitigation, the construction of the proposed AES Sparrows Point LNG receiving terminal at an industrial site in Baltimore Harbor would be environmentally acceptable, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said in a draft environmental impact statement (DEIS) issued Friday. The Commission was quick to point out that the DEIS is not the final word on the controversial project and said it would hold public meetings to gather comments before a final environmental decision is made.
Georgia Strait Crossing Pipeline Ltd. filed a preliminaryenvironmental scoping submission with Canada’s National EnergyBoard to build and operate its planned gas pipeline to VancouverIsland. The company expects to file an application with the NEBthis fall.