Natural Gas , Pipelines

Energy Transfer to Supply Gas to Texas Power Plants in Feb Freeze Dispute

Energy Transfer has agreed to sell Vistra gas through March 31 under the same terms and conditions in place since Dec. 1.

January 21, 2022


Texas LNG, Enbridge Execute Natural Gas Pipeline Transportation Agreement

The agreement will see the Valley Crossing Pipeline expanded for the delivery of roughly 720 million cubic feet per day of natural gas to Texas LNG’s export facility for a term of at least 20 years.

January 18, 2022

Markets , Legislation , International , Infrastructure , Pipelines

Ted Cruz’s Nord Stream 2 Sanctions Bill Fails in US Senate

Senator Robert Menendez won the support of many of his fellow Democrats, including President Joe Biden, for an alternative bill to impose sanctions on Russia that he introduced on Jan. 12.

January 14, 2022

Policy & Regulations , Shale Plays , Pipelines

Illinois Court Vacates Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline Capacity Expansion

The Illinois Commerce Commission needed to consider the public need for the proposed expansion to the Dakota Access pipeline, but the court said Jan. 12 the commission erroneously interpreted the public to mean the world, not the U.S.

January 13, 2022

Legislation , International , Pipelines

US Senators Say Cruz Sanctions on Nord Stream 2 Could Harm Relations with Germany

The deal requires the bill to get 60 votes—a high hurdle in the 50-50 Senate. The bill would also have to pass in the House and be signed by President Joe Biden, a Democrat.

January 11, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Pipelines

Gas Prices Up Again as Russian Pipeline Remains Stuck in Reverse

It has now been flowing eastwards since Dec. 21, data from German network operator Gascade showed.

January 10, 2022

Legislation , International , Pipelines

US Says Nord Stream 2 Sanction Plan by Cruz Would Undermine United Front

The Biden administration has opposed the pipeline as it would bypass Ukraine, depriving it of lucrative transit fees.

January 7, 2022

Crude Oil , Pipelines

TC Energy’s Keystone Pipeline Resumes Operations After Unplanned Maintenance

TC Energy said the unplanned maintenance on the Keystone oil pipeline began on Jan. 4 as parts of western Canada grappled with frigid winter weather. TC’s Gulf Coast operations in the U.S. were uninterrupted.

January 6, 2022

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Storage , Pipelines

Dominion Energy Announces Closing of Sale of Questar Pipelines to Southwest Gas

This transaction was previously announced on Oct. 5, 2021.

December 31, 2021

Crude Oil , Pipelines

Ecuador Private-sector Oil Pipeline to Restart Operations

Ecuador Private-sector Oil Pipeline to Restart Operations

December 30, 2021