International , Infrastructure , Pipelines

Senate Committee Backs Russia Energy Bills

Committee vote on sanctions ‘from hell’ bill regarding election interference was delayed.

December 12, 2019

Crude Oil , Shale Plays , Tankers , Pipelines

EPIC Midstream Loads First Oil Tanker At New Texas Export Terminal

EPIC Midstream loaded its first oil tanker at its new Texas export terminal and plans to open another dock in the third quarter of 2020, benefiting from rising demand for low-sulfur U.S. crude.

December 11, 2019

Earnings , Pipelines

Enbridge Sees Higher 2020 Core Earnings, Distributable Cash Flow

Company plans to apply for contracting approval for Mainline system by year-end.

December 10, 2019

Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Pipelines

Enbridge Says Minnesota Concludes No Additional Risk From Line 3 Pipeline

Canada's Enbridge said a revised environmental statement from the state of Minnesota concludes that replacing the aging Line 3 oil pipeline would not introduce risks for Lake Superior in the case of a spill.

December 10, 2019

Mergers , Storage , Pipelines

Energy Transfer, Semgroup Complete Merger

Energy Transfer expands vast pipeline network and acquires strategic position on the Houston Ship Channel.

December 6, 2019

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Pipelines

Engie Brasil Wants To Buy Remaining Stake In TAG

The CEO of Engie’s Brazilian subsidiary said Dec. 3 the French company group wants to acquire the 10% stake still owned by state-controlled oil company Petrobras SA in the natural gas pipeline company TAG.

December 3, 2019


How Do You Spell Permian Relief? P-I-P-E

The midstream rides to the rescue with new capacity and interconnections for crude oil, natural gas and petroleum products.

December 3, 2019

Natural Gas , Pipelines

Putin, Xi Oversee Launch Of Landmark Russian Gas Pipeline To China

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Dec. 2 oversaw the launch of a landmark pipeline that will transport natural gas from Siberia to northeast China, an economic and political boost to ties between Moscow and Beijing.

December 2, 2019

Trade , Infrastructure , Pipelines

FERC Greenlights More Texas LNG Projects

The energy regulator has approved three new LNG export projects plus an expansion of an existing facility in Texas, though the facilities are not guaranteed to go forward.

November 26, 2019

Natural Gas , Pipelines

Kazakhstan Asks Russia To Join Plans To Boost Gas Exports To China

Kazakhstan has told Russia it wants to join plans to boost gas exports to China, proposing that a new pipeline being drawn up by Moscow is connected to the Central Asia nation, Kazakh Prime Minister Askar Mamin said on Nov. 25.

November 25, 2019