New Jersey asks FERC to reconsider approval for PennEast pipeline
New Jersey continues to challenge the 1.1-Bcf/d PennEast Pipeline Co. LLC pipeline project that would carry Marcellus Shale gas to East Coast markets, asking the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to reconsider its approval.
Groups fight FERC court petition for Southeast Market Pipelines gas projects
The Sierra Club and other environmental groups asked a court to deny an attempt by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and pipeline developers to give the commission enough time to put in place new authorizations for the three pieces of the Southeast Market Pipelines gas transportation projects.
Congressional Dems concerned about Rover's 'lack of urgency' to address concerns
Concerned about recurring environmental issues encountered in the construction of Energy Transfer Partners LP's $4.2 billion Rover natural gas pipeline project, the ranking members from two congressional energy committees want the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to provide more information about how it deals with repeat violators of pipeline construction regulations.
Columbia Gas crews can work more hours to finish 2.7-Bcf/d Mountaineer XPress
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission allowed Columbia Gas Transmission LLC to extend construction work to finish its 2.7-Bcf/d Mountaineer XPress natural gas system expansion, but not by as much as the company requested.
FERC approves $137M Enbridge project, Pomelo line to feed Mexico markets
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved a Texas Eastern Transmission LP expansion project and a related Pomelo Connector LLC pipeline project that will work together to export up to 396,000 Dth/d of natural gas to Mexico.
FERC approves pipe expansion in Georgia that helps serve Southern's power needs
A Kinder Morgan Inc. and Southern Co. joint venture received federal authorization for a $240 million expansion project that will provide additional firm natural gas transportation capacity in Georgia from a new interconnection with the Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Co. LLC system.
FERC approves WBI Energy pipeline project in Minnesota, North Dakota
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission authorized WBI Energy Transmission Inc. to go ahead with its proposed Valley Expansion natural gas transportation project in Minnesota and North Dakota that would serve an affiliated utility and an ethanol plant.