Senate Republicans Pass Keystone Bill As White House Vows A Veto

The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate passed a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, setting up a conflict with President Barack Obama who has promised a veto.

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:30

New Texas Regulator Ready To Take On The World

Pipeline growth necessary to keep up with production, Ryan Sitton tells TPA.

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 14:51

Keystone Pipeline Nebraska Path Cleared By State High Court

TransCanada Corp.’s Keystone XL Pipeline faces one less hurdle after Nebraska’s highest court cleared its path through the state, setting aside a challenge to the power of its Republican governor to dictate the route, and sending the matter back to Washington.

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 09:10

114th Congress Starts With Keystone Fireworks

Republican-controlled Congress seeks to fast-track the passage of Keystone XL pipeline while president vows to use the veto for the first time.

Tue, 01/06/2015 - 17:02

Senate Committee Sets Hearing On Keystone XL Bill

A U.S. Senate committee soon to be led by Republicans will hold a hearing this week on legislation to approve TransCanada Corp.’s Keystone XL pipeline, bypassing the current review by the Obama administration.

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 10:59

Cheniere’s Second LNG Terminal Gets Construction Authorization

Cheniere Energy Inc., the developer of the first U.S. LNG export terminal in decades, received authorization to build a second one.

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 11:33

Report: Tank Car Rules Could Prove Costly

A new research report found that proposed federal railroad tank car safety standards will be costly to implement and also will increase air pollution.

Paul Hart
Wed, 12/31/2014 - 11:29

Texas Railroad Commission Revises Rule For Pipeline Common Carrier Permits

The Texas Railroad Commission recently promulgated certain rule amendments designed to clarify how much information a pipeline operator must file to be classified, for TRRC regulation purposes, as a common carrier or a private pipeline.

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 12:41

UGI Submits Pipeline Pre-Filing Request To FERC

UGI Energy Services LLC submitted a pre-filing request to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for plans to build a 35-mile pipeline to transport natural gas to central Pennsylvania.

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 09:45

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