GPA Opposes Proposed Increase In Emission Factor For Industrial Flares

The Gas Processors Association (GPA) filed comments with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to recommend the EPA withdraw its proposed changes to section 13.5 of AP-42, Compilation of Air Pollutant Emission Factors. 

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 10:13

New York Governor To Ban Fracking After Health Department Calls It Unsafe

Cuomo said Dec. 17 he’ll let science, not politics, determine his final decision.

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 14:20

FERC Policy Proposal—More Modernization Trackers

At its late November meeting, the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued a policy proposal to facilitate the recovery of the costs associated with improving pipeline safety and reducing emissions.

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 15:18

Bill To End Crude Export Ban Introduced In US House

Republican Rep. Joe Barton of Texas introduced a bill on Dec. 9 that would lift all restrictions on the export of crude oil from the U.S., according to a statement from the congressman’s office. 

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 10:02

GPA Addresses Proposed National Pipeline Mapping System Data Collection

GPA filed comments in response to PHMSA's proposal to significantly expand the information collected from operators through the National Pipeline Mapping System.

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 11:42

Questions Hover Over North America’s LNG Export Market

U.S. producers weigh effect on domestic gas prices.

Leslie Haines
Tue, 12/02/2014 - 13:13

Former FERC Chair To LNG Developers: ‘Get Your Ducks In A Row’

Wellinghoff emphasizes carefully preparing applications, engaging with regulators to speed process.

Theresa Ward
Wed, 11/26/2014 - 11:19

Spectra Energy’s British Columbia Project Gets Environmental Approval

Spectra Energy’s proposed Westcoast Connector Gas Transmission Project received an Environmental Assessment Certificate (EAC) from the British Columbian government, the company said in a statement. 

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 10:00

PRGT Project Gets Environmental Assessment Certificate

TransCanada Corp.’s Prince Rupert Gas Transmission Project (PRGT) received an Environmental Assessment Certificate (EAC) from the British Columbia Environmental Assessment Office.

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 09:58

Berkshire’s BNSF To Apply Surcharge On Older Crude Tank Cars

BNSF Railway Co. plans to apply a $1,000 surcharge for each older crude tank car, denting profits for shale drillers in North Dakota.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:24

Renewable Fuels Quotas For 2014 Delayed By EPA After Fight

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) punted on setting quotas for the use of renewable fuels in 2014 and pledged to lay out next year targets for 2014 to 2016.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 09:27

Mexico Offers Midstream, Downstream Opportunities

U.S. and Canadian midstream and downstream operators have significant growth potential right now in Mexico, thanks to that nation’s ongoing energy reforms.

Paul Hart
Thu, 11/20/2014 - 16:08