International , Infrastructure , Emissions , Construction , Pipelines

Biden, Trudeau Aim to Move Past KXL Disagreement

In Biden’s first bilateral meeting with a foreign leader, the issues of climate change and China are expected to be the main topics.

February 23, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

US Report on Nord Stream 2 will Reveal Companies Supporting Project

Sanctions are possible but may take time and depend on White House negotiations with allies and Capitol Hill.

February 19, 2021

Natural Gas , Construction , Pipelines

Analyst: End of an Era for Large Greenfield Gas Pipes?

High costs, regulatory hurdles and environmentalist opponents have made it difficult to construct major natural gas pipelines out of Appalachia.

February 16, 2021

Shale Plays , Construction , Pipelines

RGC Expects to Complete Mountain Valley Gas Pipeline by Year-end 2021

“MVP (Mountain Valley Pipeline) believes that pursuing the individual permit process ... is the most efficient regulatory path to completing the remaining components of the project,” RGC CEO Paul Nester told analysts on a call.

February 15, 2021

Construction , Pipelines

TC Energy Cancels Open Season for Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

The Keystone XL oil pipeline project, announced 12 years ago to move Canadian crude from Alberta to Nebraska, has already been well under construction in Canada.

February 12, 2021

Earnings , Construction , Pipelines

Enbridge Raises Line 3 Replacement Cost Estimate by $1.1 Billion

Canadian company also reported that it missed its estimates for its quarterly profit.

February 12, 2021

Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Construction , Pipelines

Senator Manchin Urges Biden to Reverse Keystone XL Pipeline Decision

In a letter to fellow Democrat Joe Biden, Sen. Joe Manchin said that even without the Keystone XL pipeline, the oil would still find its way to the U.S. by rail and truck.

February 9, 2021

Field Development , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Construction , Pipelines

Alaska Seeks to Build North Slope Natural Gas Pipeline

The proposed $5.9 billion pipeline would run roughly 500 miles (800 km) and could start delivering natural gas into central Alaska in 2025, according to a report.

February 5, 2021

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

US Supreme Court to Hear PennEast Pipeline Petition on Land-use Rights

PennEast wants the land to build the pipeline, which is designed to deliver 1.1 Bcf/d of gas—enough to supply about 5 million homes—from the Marcellus Shale formation in Pennsylvania.

February 3, 2021

Digital Oilfield , Logistics , Construction , Rail

Baker Hughes, NOVATEK to Develop Lower Carbon Hydrogen Solution for LNG Trains

Baker Hughes and PAO NOVATEK have signed a cooperation agreement on Feb. 1 aimed at reducing carbon emissions from natural gas and LNG production.

February 1, 2021