Infrastructure , Shale Plays , Pipelines

US Court Allows DAPL to Stay Open, But Permit Status Unclear

However, U.S. regulatory officials may still have to issue another environmental assessment for DAPL before deciding if the 570,000-bbl/d oil pipeline can continue to operate.

August 5, 2020

Construction , Pipelines

Equitrans Confirms Early 2021 Startup for Mountain Valley Pipeline

Costs for the natural gas pipe could rise another 5% to $5.7 billion.

August 5, 2020

Trade , International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Lobbying for Russian Pipeline Spikes in Washington

Lobbyists have disclosed little information about their activities.

August 4, 2020

Earnings , Pipelines

MPLX: DAPL, Tesoro High Plains Closures Could Cut Earnings by $100 Million

Company has a 9% stake in DAPL and owns Tesoro High Plains outright.

August 3, 2020

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Poland Fines Gazprom $57 Million over Nord Stream 2

Anti-monopoly agency says the Russian gas company has not cooperated.

August 3, 2020

Policy & Regulations , Pipelines

TC Energy Files Rate Case for Columbia Gas Transmission System

Filing is the company’s first in over 20 years.

August 3, 2020

Exploration & Production , Logistics , Tankers , Pipelines

Are You Ready for the Recovery?

Maintenance of shut-in oil and gas wells will mean a lot when they restart.

August 3, 2020

Business , Construction , Pipelines

Dominion Takes $2.8 Billion Charge to Exit Atlantic Coast Natgas Pipe

U.S. energy company Dominion Energy Inc. said July 31 it took a $2.8 billion charge in the second quarter related to the cancellation of the Atlantic Coast natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to North Carolina.

July 31, 2020

Infrastructure , Pipelines

Trump Allows Keystone Pipeline to Boost Canadian Oil Capacity after Expansion Stalls

U.S. President Donald Trump issued a new presidential permit for the base Keystone XL pipeline, allowing TC Energy to boost oil capacity by 170,000 bbl/d to 761,000 bbl/d.

July 30, 2020

Unconventional , Shale Plays , Pipelines

DAPL Doubts Put Bakken Shale Reboot on Hold

More expensive rail transport would move crude if the pipeline is shut down for a year.

July 29, 2020