Crude oil and gas will be moved through Mountaineer and Canyon Chief pipelines.
Ruling removes a major obstacle to construction of the $7.5 billion Atlantic Coast Pipeline.
The pipeline’s estimated price could increase by about 5%.
The Canadian government-owned Trans Mountain pipeline has been shut down since June 13 following an oil spill at a pump station in British Columbia, the pipeline company said.
Environmental groups argued that the pandemic made the expansion unnecessary.
Executive order would override environmental permitting rules.
U.S. senators revealed a bill on June 4 expanding sanctions on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline and targeting the project Washington says will boost Moscow’s economic and political influence in Germany and other European countries.
Minn. regulator sets hearing that could push back construction to 2021.
The March market meltdown may have unnerved some oil and gas investors, but plenty of midstream projects either opened or moved forward.