Transmission

New Transmission Pipe Into San Diego County Proposed by Sempra

Sempra Energy’s two California utilities plan to file with California regulators by the end of this month to proceed with a new natural gas transmission pipeline link in the heart of San Diego County and the center of the population at the southern end of the state.

September 18, 2015
Digging Ruptures PG&E Pipeline; 14 Injured

Digging Ruptures PG&E Pipeline; 14 Injured

County road workers punctured a 12-inch diameter Pacific Gas and Electric Co. transmission pipeline last Friday, injuring up to 14 people…

April 20, 2015
Digging Ruptures PG&E Pipeline; 14 Injured

Digging Ruptures PG&E Pipeline; 14 Injured

County road workers punctured a 12-inch diameter Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) transmission pipeline last Friday, injuring up to 14 people and closing north-south state Highway 99 in California’s Central Valley near Fresno. The incident was caused by an excavator and was not the fault of the company, according to officials.

April 20, 2015
Columbia Planning 1.5 Bcf/d of Marcellus/Utica-Focused Projects

Columbia Planning 1.5 Bcf/d of Marcellus/Utica-Focused Projects

Columbia Pipeline Group (CPG) is planning two pipeline projects at a combined cost of $1.75 billion that would carry up to 1.5 Bcf/d of gas from the Marcellus and Utica shales to markets on Columbia Gas Transmission and Columbia Gulf Transmission.

August 12, 2014

AEP to Retire 6,600 MW of Coal-Fueled Electricity Generation By 2016

American Electric Power (AEP) is “successfully executing” its long-term earnings growth strategy, which includes investing in the company’s utility operations, retiring a number of coal-fired plants and building its transmission business to support an annual earnings growth rate of 4-6%, CEO Nicholas K. Akins, told shareholders at the company’s annual meeting Tuesday in Fort Wayne, IN.

April 22, 2014

EQT Midstream Inks Deal With Range to Help E&P With Growing Marcellus Volumes

EQT Midstream Partners LP said Tuesday it has entered into agreements with a subsidiary of Range Resources Corp. to provide gathering, compression and transmission services for Range’s growing Marcellus Shale production in southwest Pennsylvania.

February 18, 2014
MDU Unit Holds Open Season for Proposed Bakken Gas Pipeline

MDU Unit Holds Open Season for Proposed Bakken Gas Pipeline

A unit of Bismarck, ND-based MDU Resources on Thursday launched an open season for a proposed $650 million natural gas transmission pipeline connecting plentiful Bakken Shale supplies to markets in the Great Lakes. Planning for the 375-mile pipeline is under way at MDU’s WBI Energy Inc.

January 31, 2014
With Utica Boom, Some Changes at Dominion East Ohio

With Utica Boom, Some Changes at Dominion East Ohio

As natural gas production steadily increases in the Utica Shale and a new joint venture (JV) emerges to handle midstream services, the business model for Dominion East Ohio (DEO), whose operations run through the heart of the shale play, is forecast to change in some areas, but not in others.

September 30, 2013
Ontario-to-Pennsylvania ‘Clean’ Transmission Line Proposed

Ontario-to-Pennsylvania ‘Clean’ Transmission Line Proposed

A Canadian energy entrepreneur on Thursday unveiled plans to build an underground transmission project linking natural gas and renewable energy resources in Ontario (ON) to Pennsylvania.

September 16, 2013

Spectra Energy Seeks to Build New Florida Pipeline

Move over Florida Gas Transmission (FGT), Southern Natural Gas, Gulfstream Natural Gas System LLC and Cypress Pipeline because Spectra Energy Corp. wants to build a 465-mile interstate natural gas pipeline into the Sunshine State.

July 8, 2013