International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Democratic Senators Urge Biden to Speed Nord Stream 2 Sanctions

Menendez, Shaheen increase pressure on the president from his own party.

March 24, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

At NATO, Blinken Warns Germany over Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

US secretary of state says the natural gas pipeline runs counter to the EU’s own interests.

March 23, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

US Shouldn’t Threaten Friends Over Nord Stream 2, Says CEO

Construction of the natural gas pipeline is Europe’s call, says the chief of Austria-based OMV.

March 22, 2021

Legislation , International , Pipelines

President Biden Weighing New Sanctions to Block Russian Gas Pipeline

Nord Stream 2 will bypass Western ally Ukraine, potentially depriving it of valuable transit fees. It will also increase European energy dependency on Russia and compete with shipments of U.S. LNG.

March 19, 2021

Legislation , Pipelines

Several US States Sue Biden Administration for Revoking Permit for Keystone XL Pipeline

Texas and several other U.S. states have sued the administration of President Joe Biden over his decision to revoke a key permit for the Keystone XL pipeline, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said in a statement on March 17.

March 18, 2021

International , Construction , Pipelines

Enbridge Asks Canadian Government for Support in Line 5 Dispute

Enbridge wants Ottawa to back is court filings against efforts by the State of Michigan to shut down the oil pipeline.

March 17, 2021

Infrastructure , Shale Plays , Construction , Pipelines

PennEast Sees Pa. Phase of Pipe in Service in 2022

Supreme Court to rule on whether company can seize state land under federal eminent domain rules.

March 12, 2021

Field Development , Subsea , Pipelines

Subsea Pipeline Could Double Israeli Gas Exports to Egypt

The new pipeline would have an annual capacity of about 10 Bcm, according to the Israeli energy minister.

March 9, 2021

Investment , Infrastructure , Emissions , Construction , Pipelines

For Energy Transition, Midstream’s Got Pipe, Needs Capital

The sector’s extensive natural gas pipeline network can be a tool to transporting cleaner fuels like hydrogen, CERAWeek panelists say, and maybe prompt investors to give oil and gas another look.

March 9, 2021

International , Construction , Pipelines

Cruz Puts Hold on Biden’s CIA Pick over Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

Senator wants administration to put sanctions on companies supporting the gas pipeline’s construction.

March 8, 2021