Infrastructure , Construction

Biden Names Democrat Glick to Chair FERC

Glick could play an important role in lowering barriers for clean energy technologies.

January 22, 2021

Business , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

TC Energy to Cut 1,000 Jobs, Halt Keystone XL Pipeline Work

U.S. President Joe Biden’s decision to cancel the Keystone XL permit is likely to be the project's death knell, after more than a decade of legal battles and shifting fortunes.

January 21, 2021

Business , Legislation , Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables , Pipelines

Biden Takes Sweeping Day One Action on Energy, Keystone XL

Soon after his inauguration, U.S. President Joe Biden signed executive actions that included formally revoking the permit needed to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline and rejoining the Paris Agreement on climate change.

January 20, 2021

Infrastructure , Construction

FERC Delivers Blow to Jordan Cove LNG Terminal

Oregon’s denial of a clean water permit is upheld by the commission.

January 20, 2021

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Oil and Gas Industry Stung by Biden’s Blow Against KXL

Analysts wonder if the timing portends trouble for infrastructure projects by the oil and gas industry with the new administration.

January 19, 2021

Infrastructure , Construction

Biden May Cancel Keystone XL Pipeline Permit as soon as First Day

President-elect Joe Biden is planning to cancel the permit for the $9 billion Keystone XL pipeline project as one of his first acts in office, and perhaps as soon as his first day, according to a source familiar with his thinking.

January 18, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Report: Nord Stream 2 to Resume Work in Danish Waters

US has threatened sanctions on companies involved in the project.

January 14, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

US: European Companies Face Sanctions Risk on Nord Stream 2

State Department report is expected to be issued later this week.

January 13, 2021

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Analysts: Army Corps’ New Stream Crossing Rules Could Hurt Pipes

Revisions make it easier for projects to move forward but could be reversed by the incoming Biden administration.

January 7, 2021

Infrastructure , Shale Plays , Construction , Pipelines

Double E Seeks US Approval for New Permian Basin Gas Pipeline

Double E is one of several pipelines proposed to transport natural gas from the Permian Basin and is expected to enter service in 2021.

January 5, 2021