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Maine, Atlantic Canada Pipeline Expansion Eyed

Launching an open season, Portland Natural Gas Transmission System (PNGTS) indicated Monday that it is seeking market support of its plan to increase capacity on a pipeline to potentially benefit more of New England and Atlantic Canada customers.

April 2, 2013

Sabine Pass Makes Filing for Trains 5, 6

U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) export frontrunner Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC, a Cheniere Energy Inc. affiliate, and associated companies are seeking FERC pre-filing review of an expansion of their LNG export terminal and associated pipeline on the Louisiana coast.

March 7, 2013

Columbia Gas Pursues Expansions to Accommodate Marcellus Development

Columbia Pipeline Group is seeking to expand the eastern side of its Columbia Gas Transmission system to provide Marcellus Shale gas to growing markets in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. It is also pursuing an expansion of the western side of its system to give producers an additional path out of the Marcellus/Utica region and to help avoid continued basis erosion.

March 4, 2013

FERC Asked to Approve Mexico Gas Export Pipeline

Sierrita Gas Pipeline LLC, an indirect subsidiary of Kinder Morgan Inc., has filed an application seeking authorization to build pipeline facilities to export natural gas to serve the power generation market in northern Mexico.

March 4, 2013

Kinder Morgan Asks FERC to Approve Export Pipeline to Mexico

Sierrita Gas Pipeline LLC, an indirect subsidiary of Kinder Morgan Inc., has filed an application seeking authorization to build pipeline facilities to export natural gas to serve the power generation market in northern Mexico.

February 26, 2013

Tax Advantage Sought for Canadian LNG Projects

Canadian shale drillers are seeking a liquefied natural gas (LNG) counterpart to a federal corporate tax break that helped kick-start Alberta oilsands development in the 1990s.

February 18, 2013

Tax Advantage Sought for Canadian LNG Projects

Canadian shale drillers are seeking a liquefied natural gas (LNG) counterpart to a federal corporate tax break that helped kick-start Alberta oilsands development in the 1990s.

February 12, 2013
New North Dakota Flaring Law Emerges

New North Dakota Flaring Law Emerges

Another proposal has emerged in the North Dakota state legislature seeking to eliminate exemptions from the state’s current one-year limit for oil production wells flaring associated natural gas.

February 12, 2013

California Sued by Enviros Over Fracking

The San Francisco-based Center for Biological Diversity filed a lawsuit in a California Superior Court Thursday, seeking to get the state to enforce existing laws governing hydraulic fracturing (fracking) when it is used in oil and natural gas production. The nonprofit conservation organization alleged that the state is shirking its responsibility.

January 28, 2013
BP: U.S. to Become Largest Liquids Producer This Year

BP: U.S. to Become Largest Liquids Producer This Year

The United States likely will surpass Russia and Saudi Arabia this year to become the largest liquids producer in the world because of tight oil and biofuels growth, according to BP plc. North America also is expected to lead in shale gas output to 2030.

January 17, 2013