Exploration & Production , Infrastructure , Midstream

December Weatherization Deadline Looms for Texas Natural Gas

Energy lawyer Taylor Holcomb provides advice to natural gas facility operators on what to expect from Texas’ new weatherization rules, which take effect on Dec. 1.

October 19, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Infrastructure , Midstream

Key LNG Projects Move Toward FID Despite Looming Uncertainty

LNG economics are attractive, but permitting uncertainties in North America can derail a project. Here’s an update of projects from Sempra Infrastructure, Berkshire Hathaway Energy and Penn LNG.

October 12, 2022

Investment , Infrastructure , Energy Transition

Is It Clear Sailing Ahead for Gulf of Mexico Wind Energy?

An energy and maritime attorney who assisted with the first offshore commercial wind farm shares insight on potential challenges ahead for development in the Gulf of Mexico.

October 11, 2022

Infrastructure , Pipelines

PHMSA Investigating Energy Transfer Natgas Pipeline Shut after Fire in Illinois

Located south of Waverly, Illinois, the pipeline fire occurred on Oct. 3 and was allowed to safely burn out with no injuries reported, according to a statement by the Jacksonville-Morgan County Office of Emergency Management.

October 6, 2022

Infrastructure , Midstream

Phillips 66 Withdraws Texas Gulf Coast Oil-export Terminal Permit

The EPA this month revoked the pollution control permit for Phillips 66’s Bluewater terminal and directed the oil refiner and pipeline operator to submit a revised proposal.

September 30, 2022

Markets , Infrastructure , Energy Transition

Five Ways to Increase Grid Resiliency

Increasing grid resilience will help reduce the impacts of climate change events by helping to better withstand and recover from disruptions, writes Dr. Denis Phares, CEO of Dragonfly Energy Corp.

September 30, 2022

International , Infrastructure , Energy Transition

Coal-Producing Australian State to Slash Reliance on Fossil Fuels

Queensland unveils $40 billion plan to convert coal-fired power plants to renewable hubs.

September 28, 2022

Legislation , Infrastructure , Midstream

US Senator Manchin Releases Permitting Bill to Speed Energy Projects

The legislation would require the federal government to issue permits for Equitrans Midstream Corp.’s long-delayed $6.6 billion Mountain Valley Pipeline to take natural gas between West Virginia, Manchin’s home state, and Virginia.

September 22, 2022

Legislation , Infrastructure , Energy Transition

DOE Launches Floating Offshore Wind Initiative Starting along West Coast

A lease sale for floating wind areas offshore California will take place by year-end 2022 as U.S. aims to lower costs by 70%, according to an announcement by the DOE.

September 15, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Infrastructure

Finland Aims to Start Importing LNG in January: Gasgrid

Gasgrid's LNG floating terminal "enables higher volumes to be transported from the southern part of the Finnish gas network," the company said.

September 12, 2022