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Pipelines

TC Energy Declares Force Majeure on Oil Deliveries in Texas

TC Energy has declared force majeure on crude oil deliveries at destinations in Texas on its Marketlink pipeline, citing power outages caused by severe cold weather in the state.

February 19, 2021

Earnings

TC Energy Profit Rises on Higher Earnings from US Gas Pipelines

TC Energy, the company behind the Keystone XL oil pipeline, had said it expects to record a large non-cash charge in its first-quarter earnings, but did not provide the size of it.

February 18, 2021

Public Capital

Energy Transfer to Acquire Enable Midstream in $7.2 Billion All-stock Deal

The all-equity transaction for Enable Midstream, valued at about $7.2 billion including debt, comes weeks after a U.S. appeals court dealt a blow that could shut down the Dakota Access crude pipeline operated by Energy Transfer.

February 17, 2021

Trade

US Senators Prod Biden on Nord Stream Pipeline Sanctions

Russian state gas company Gazprom is racing to finish the $11 billion Nord Stream 2 project to bring natural gas to Europe via Germany ahead of the implementation of further U.S. sanctions.

February 17, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures

WhiteWater Midstream Acquires Waha Storage Assets from ArcLight-backed Firm

Located near the Waha hub in West Texas, the acquired assets have the capacity, when fully developed, to store approximately 10 Bcf of natural gas and include six underground storage caverns and permits for five additional caverns.

February 16, 2021

Natural Gas

Analyst: End of an Era for Large Greenfield Gas Pipes?

High costs, regulatory hurdles and environmentalist opponents have made it difficult to construct major natural gas pipelines out of Appalachia.

February 16, 2021

Shale Plays

RGC Expects to Complete Mountain Valley Gas Pipeline by Year-end 2021

“MVP (Mountain Valley Pipeline) believes that pursuing the individual permit process ... is the most efficient regulatory path to completing the remaining components of the project,” RGC CEO Paul Nester told analysts on a call.

February 15, 2021

Infrastructure

US Army Corps Attorneys Withdraw from Dakota Access Pipeline Case

Two federal attorneys, who represent the Army Corps in an ongoing legal battle over the Dakota Access Pipeline, are withdrawing from the case between the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and the Corps, a court filing says.

February 12, 2021

Construction

TC Energy Cancels Open Season for Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

The Keystone XL oil pipeline project, announced 12 years ago to move Canadian crude from Alberta to Nebraska, has already been well under construction in Canada.

February 12, 2021

Earnings

Enbridge Raises Line 3 Replacement Cost Estimate by $1.1 Billion

Canadian company also reported that it missed its estimates for its quarterly profit.

February 12, 2021