The West Virginia senator pursues bipartisan solutions and is determined to not let the energy transition leave his constituents behind.
PennEast wants the land to build the pipeline, which is designed to deliver 1.1 Bcf/d of gas—enough to supply about 5 million homes—from the Marcellus Shale formation in Pennsylvania.
Labor unions are lobbying to keep projects like Line 3, Line 5 and DAPL.
Enbridge's 68-year-old Line 5 pipeline carries 540,000 bbl/d of light crude and propane, and one 4.5-mile (7.2-km) section runs underwater along the lakebed.
Biden administration will review restrictions put in place by Trump.
The decision raises the possibility that Energy Transfer's Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) could be shut down, depending on the status of the environmental review.
Investors say the pipeline is more valuable now.
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.