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11.08.17

Court lifts stay for Williams Atlantic Sunrise natgas pipe

A U.S. federal appeals court on Wednesday lifted a temporary stay of construction on Williams Cos Inc's nearly $3 billion Atlantic Sunrise natural gas pipeline from Pennsylvania to South Carolina.

 

11.08.17

Boom! Weekly US crude oil production hits an all-time high

U.S. crude oil production hit an all-time high last week, according to preliminary government data, in another sign of the resilience of American shale drillers.

 

11.08.17

Everything You Need to Understand about Fracking

Video on Bloomberg.com explains the process of hydraulic fracturing.

 

11.07.17

Energy regulators should recognize natural gas is key to reliable grid

In a little over a month's time, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is due to make a decision that could fundamentally alter the way that energy markets operate in much of the United States.

 

11.06.17

'Fear of the future' is not a defense for pipeline sabotage

Recently, a bipartisan group of 84 members of Congress signed a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions asking if violent acts directed towards energy infrastructure, like recent attacks on pipelines, fall under the current definition of domestic terrorism.

 

11.03.17

More permits, more drilling equals more Pennsylvania natural gas

New permits and more drilling helped Pennsylvania's natural gas production reach a new high of 15 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in October, according to the Energy Information Administration.

 

11.01.17

Court upholds approvals of 3 projects to export natural gas

"The facts are clear and the court agrees: The regulatory review process for U.S. LNG projects provides a thorough review of both operational and environmental impacts before being approved..."

 

10.30.17

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission regains ability to certificate natural gas pipelines

Three new pipeline projects in the northeast received approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in October, the first projects to be approved since February.

 

10.30.17

Study: Pennsylvania Discount Spurred Spike in Gas-Fired Generation

In 2007, Pennsylvania accounted for less than 1% of the nation's natural gas production and consumed four times more gas than it produced. By 2016, the state had increased its output 2,800%, accounting for 16% of national production...

 

10.30.17

Study: Marcellus Shale boom has led to lower energy costs

According to the study... natural gas prices have "decreased significantly," up to 40 percent for residential consumers... Industrial and commercial costs also fell between 44 percent and 65 percent...