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North Dakota's Shale Prosperity Comes At A Price

In South Texas and North Dakota, where shale drilling has propelled U.S. oil production to the highest level in 28 years, thousands of 18-wheel trucks are rumbling to wells on roads designed decades ago for farmers to bring crops to markets.

Kristie Sotolongo
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 09:43

MLPs Remain Ahead Of The Curve

Wells Fargo Securities reports that the MLP sector outpaced the S&P 500 for the fourth straight month.

Frank Nieto
Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:56

Investment In Midstream Infrastructure Rises

The U.S. shale revolution has fundamentally altered domestic hydrocarbon flows, necessitating a “replumbing” of America as new sources of supply are connected to long-haul transportation and key end markets.

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 10:30

Major Hub In The Works For Permian

Rangeland CEO announces start of construction on Delaware Basin rail, storage and pipeline facility.

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 09:18

Transport - LNG


Dominion Receives FERC Approval For Cove Point LNG Project

Dominion received the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC’s) approval to site, build and operate the Cove Point LNG liquefaction and export project in Lusby, Md., the company announced on Sept. 29.

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 10:29

Conglomerates Drawn To LNG Sector

GE Oil & Gas is involved in the U.S. LNG export industry, while 'the future of natural gas demand' still interests exploration and production companies. 

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 13:50

FERC Approves Alaska LNG Pre-Filing Request

In a response on Sept. 12 to the Alaska LNG project’s earlier request, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved the project’s request that the FERC begin its environmental review before it receives the project’s application. 

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 10:22

Carib Energy Receives DOE Authorization For Export LNG

The Department of Energy (DOE) issued the final authorization to Carib Energy LLC to export domestically produced LNG to countries in Central America, South America or the Caribbean that do not have a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the U.S. 

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 11:21

Transport - Pipelines


Enterprise Plans Gas Processing Facility, Pipelines Serving Delaware Basin

Enterprise Products Partners LP will build a new cryogenic gas processing plant in Eddy County, N.M., and associated gas and NGL pipeline infrastructure to support growing production in the Delaware Basin, the company announced.

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 10:30

Enbridge Delays Sandpiper Pipeline

Enbridge Inc. announced a delay in its Sandpiper Pipeline’s expected in-service date from early 2016 to 2017, according to Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co.

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 10:28

Saddle Butte Launches Rockies South Pipeline Open Season

Saddle Butte Rockies Midstream LLC said that a binding open season began for its Rockies South Pipeline. 


Tue, 09/30/2014 - 10:27

EnLink Midstream To Acquire Gulf Coast Gas Pipeline Systems

EnLink Midstream companies EnLink Midstream Partners LP and EnLink Midstream LLC announced that a subsidiary of the partnership entered into a definitive agreement with Chevron Pipe Line Co. and Chevron Midstream Pipelines LLC.

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:22

Transport - Trucks & Rails


API Publishes Industry Standard For Shipments Of Crude By Rail

The American Petroleum Institute (API) recently published a new set of recommended practices for testing and classifying crude oil for rail shipment and loading it into rail tank cars.

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:19

Report: Quarterman Resigns As PHMSA Head

Cynthia Quarterman will resign her post as administrator of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) effective Oct. 3, officials told The Wall Street Journal (WSJ).

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 11:11

ARB Midstream Plans Crude Oil Transloading Terminal

ARB Midstream LLC will build and operate a crude oil transloading terminal in the greater Denver-Julesburg (D-J) Basin, the company announced Sept. 24. 

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 11:03

GAO: More Oversight Necessary For Gathering Systems, Crude-By-Rail Shipments

A new government report points to increased safety risks brought on by the shale gale.

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 14:28