Construction

Exports , Methane , Legislation , Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Construction , Pipelines

For Oil and Gas, Next 4 Years Are All about Regulations—More Or Less

When it comes to the oil and gas rules and the costs, Trump and Biden take opposite stances, say experts at the North American Gas Forum.

October 22, 2020

Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Construction , Pipelines

Minn. Judge Quashes Challenges to Enbridge Line 3 Decision

Activist groups had raised concerns regarding Enbridge’s intentions to protect streams and wetlands.

October 19, 2020

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Illinois Regulators Approve Expansion of Dakota Access Oil Pipeline

The Dakota Access oil pipeline had been a source of controversy prior to its completion in 2017, and there is an ongoing legal challenge over whether the line should remain operational.

October 15, 2020

Shale Plays , Construction , Pipelines

Equitrans: Mountain Valley Timing Depends on Litigation, FERC

Litigation over a Fish and Wildlife Service opinion has delayed the project.

October 13, 2020

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Shale Plays , Construction

Shell Says Appalachia Ethane Cracker in Pennsylvania About 70% Complete

Shell, which decided to build the plant in 2016, has not provided a cost estimate for the facility. Analysts have estimated the project will cost $6 billion to $10 billion.

October 9, 2020

Construction

NextDecade Still Expects FID on Texas LNG Plant in 2021

At least two trains would be built at the proposed Rio Grande plant.

October 9, 2020

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Russia Says Poland’s Nord Stream 2 Fine Was Made to Please US

Poland on Oct. 7 fined the Russian gas giant more than 29 billion zlotys (US$7.6 billion) for building the Nord Stream 2 pipeline without Warsaw's approval.

October 8, 2020

Infrastructure , Construction

US Gives Glenfarne 5 More Years to Build LNG Plant

Company cites the economic slowdown and trade war with China as reasons for delays.

October 8, 2020

Infrastructure , Construction

Oil Export Projects Stall as Output Slips, Opposition Builds

Only three of 12 projects are still pursuing regulatory approval.

October 8, 2020