Infrastructure , Pipelines

Trump's Fast-Tracking Of Pipelines Hits Legal Roadblocks

The Trump administration's effort to cut red tape and speed up major energy projects has hit a roadblock in the case of the three biggest U.S. pipelines now planned or under construction.

October 9, 2019

Investment , Infrastructure , Construction

Mexico: López Obrador Takes A Big Bet On Oil

Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador wants to turn a Tabasco swamp into an $8 billion oil refinery, which he sees a boost for struggling Pemex and the struggling region.

October 3, 2019

Investment , Infrastructure , Shale Plays , Trucks

Much Needed Relief On The Way

The passage of a 10-year plan brings billions of dollars to make Permian Basin roads safer.

October 2, 2019

Infrastructure , Pipelines

Trump Nominates FERC General Counsel For Commission Seat

President Donald Trump on Sept. 30 nominated Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) general counsel James Danly to be a member of the commission, the White House said in a statement.

September 30, 2019

Unconventional , Infrastructure , Shale Plays

Pennsylvania High Court Hears Marcellus ‘Rule Of Capture’ Fracking Case

Justices will decide whether and how common law applies in a trespass case involving hydraulic fracturing.

September 15, 2019

Infrastructure , Tankers

Greenpeace Members Face Federal, State Charges In Houston Protest

Federal and state authorities on Sept. 13 criminally charged climate change protesters for shutting down the largest U.S. energy-export port for a day by dangling from a bridge.

September 15, 2019

Infrastructure , Pipelines

Mexico Gets Deal With Final Holdout Firm In Pipeline Contract Dispute

Critics argue the renegotiation sets a worrying precedent and may discourage investment in Mexico due to uncertainty about how contracts will be treated in future.

September 12, 2019

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

New Jersey Wins Legal Challenge To Penneast Natgas Pipeline

Appeals Court rules that the Constitution does not allow companies to seize state land in federal court.

September 11, 2019

Infrastructure , Pipelines

Enbridge Investors Cheer Mainline Overhaul Despite Canadian Producer Protests

Regulatory hurdles and well-organized environmental opposition are clogging up North American pipeline projects. 

September 11, 2019

International , Infrastructure , Pipelines

EU’s Top Court Curtails Gazprom Access To Nord Stream Link

Russian company is denied the ability to ship more gas on the Opal pipeline.

September 10, 2019