Natural Gas , Pipelines

Putin Says Launch of Nord Stream 2 Would Reduce Gas Prices in Europe

The start of gas exports via the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline on the bed of the Baltic Sea would lead to a reduction in gas prices in Europe, Russian President Vladimir Putin was quoted by the local news agencies as saying on Dec. 24.

December 26, 2021

Petrochemicals , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Natural Gas , Crude Oil , ESG , Shale Plays , Midstream , Construction , Pipelines

Midstream Outlook: More Cash, Fewer Projects

Ajay Bakshani, co-author of East Daley’s annual Dirty Little Secrets midstream outlook, discusses the expectations for $90 billion in free cash flow and why ‘midstream can really do it all in the next few years.’

December 21, 2021

Natural Gas , Trade , International , Pipelines

Gas Prices Surge in Europe as Russia’s Yamal Pipeline Exports Fall

“The renewed drop in flows to northwest Europe along one of three main pipelines coincides with both the start of linepacking of string 2 of Nord Stream 2, as well as unseasonably cold weather in Russia,” ICIS analysts said.

December 20, 2021

Legislation , International , Pipelines

Cruz Secures Vote on Nord Stream 2 Sanctions in Deal with Schumer

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz’s bill, which would impose measures on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline under previous mandates, will need 60 votes to pass.

December 20, 2021

Infrastructure , Pipelines

FERC Proposes $40 Million Civil Penalty For Energy Transfer’s Rover Pipeline

Energy Transfer Partners and Rover have 30 days to respond to FERC’s show cause order over alleged violations during construction of a natural gas pipeline in Ohio.

December 16, 2021

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Enbridge Removes Michigan’s Oil Pipeline Lawsuit to Federal Court

Michigan ordered the pipeline to shut down by May this year, which Enbridge ignored, and the two sides are embroiled in a legal battle over Line 5’s fate.

December 16, 2021

Natural Gas , Energy Transition , ESG , System Integrity

Let No Methane Molecules Escape

New and innovative, these companies are tackling a major climate change problem head on.

December 15, 2021

Shale Plays , Pipelines

Enterprise Completes Expansion of Acadian Natural Gas Pipeline System in Louisiana

Enterprise also increased capacity on its Acadian Haynesville Extension pipeline from 1.8 Bcf/d to 2.1 Bcf/d by increasing horsepower at the compressor station.

December 15, 2021

Markets , Pipelines

Vopak Moda Commissions Fully Operational Marine Terminal in Port of Houston

The Vopak Moda Houston terminal is the first greenfield terminal in the Port of Houston in more than a decade.

December 15, 2021

Crude Oil , Pipelines

Magellan Exploring Options for its Permian Longhorn Crude Pipe

The 450-mile (724 km) Longhorn pipeline can transport up to 275,000 barrels per day (bbl/d) of crude from West Texas to Houston.

December 9, 2021