From foreign security agencies to hacking collectives intent on bringing modern society to a grinding halt, the more than 2.7 million miles of oil and natural gas pipelines crisscrossing the United States make an alluring target. And standing between hackers and potentially devastating disruptions to the nation’s energy system is a division with six employees […]
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. government attorneys say the Trump administration plans to finish a new environmental review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada even if a federal appeals court throws out a lawsuit that blocked the project. President Donald Trump issued a new permit for the $8 billion pipeline last month. In […]Read more "US says it will complete Keystone environmental review"
(Bloomberg) — The Canadian government is likely to proceed with expansion of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline when it announces its final decision on the conduit next month, officials familiar with the matter say. The government has made no secret about its interest in finding a way to expand the line, but has tiptoed around […]Read more "Canada Likely to Proceed With Trans Mountain Expansion"
Oil export terminal next to proposed Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion gets state’s initial OK – nola.com — Read on www.nola.com/environment/2019/04/oil-export-terminal-next-to-proposed-mid-barataria-sediment-diversion-gets-states-initial-ok.htmlRead more "Oil export terminal next to proposed Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion gets state’s initial OK – nola.com"
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Noble Midstream Partners LP, a pipeline operator controlled by U.S. oil and gas exploration and production company Noble Energy Inc, is up for sale, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. The decision to seek to sell Noble Midstream Partners comes at a time when oil and gas companies are […]Read more "Exclusive: Pipeline operator Noble Midstream Partners up for sale – sources – Reuters"
Anchorage — The new CEO of Alaska’s state gas corporation told legislators Thursday he is prepared to shut down the project and return unused funds to the state treasury if customers or investors do not appear in the next few months. Joe Dubler was named in January as CEO of the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. by […]Read more "Alaska might give up on North Slope gas pipeline, LNG export terminal: official | S&P Global Platts"
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Enbridge Energy is delaying the startup of its planned Line 3 replacement crude oil pipeline through northern Minnesota by a year. The Canadian-based company said… — Read on www.apnews.com/7ef9a1ab4c3a4447b56145185cba0e24Read more "Enbridge delays Line 3 pipeline opening in Minnesota by year"
Jupiter Energy extended an open season until May 31 on a crude oil pipeline from the Permian to the Port of Brownsville. It is expected to be operational in fourth quarter of 2020. — Read on pgjonline.com/news/2019/02-feb/jupiter-extends-open-season-for-crude-pipeline-from-permian-to-gulfRead more "Jupiter Extends Open Season for Crude Pipeline from Permian to Gulf | Pipeline & Gas Journal"
Houston-based midstream company Enterprise Products Partners has started service on the Shin Oak NGL Pipeline, a project to move natural gas liquids from the Permian Basin of West Texas to a processing and storage facility in southeast Texas. — Read on www.houstonchronicle.com/business/energy/article/Enterprise-begin-service-on-Permian-Basin-to-Mont-13652119.phpRead more "Enterprise begins service on Permian Basin to Mont Belvieu NGL pipeline – HoustonChronicle.com"
US government appeals ruling that blocked Keystone pipeline BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration is appealing a court ruling that blocked the Keystone XL oil pipeline. Justice Department attorneys on Friday appealed the November ruling from U.S. District Judge Brian Morris that blocked a construction permit for the 1,184-mile (1,900-kilometer) pipeline. The line sponsored […]Read more "US government appeals ruling that blocked Keystone pipeline"