-- Canada sets pipeline financial thresholds The Canadian government will require pipelines under its jurisdiction to be strong enough financially to “respond to any incident and remedy damage,” it said in a press statement.
-- CNOOC resumes normal operations at Zhuhai gas terminal CNOOC Ltd. has restored normal operations on the subsea natural gas pipeline serving the Zhuhai terminal, which leaked in December 2011 (OGJ Online, Dec. 19, 2011). The Zhuhai terminal is also now operating normally.
-- Nakhodkinskoye compressor station starts Lukoil has commissioned the first stage of a base compressor station at Nakhodkinskoye natural gas field in the Yamalo-Nenets District of Tyumen, Russia (OGJ Online, May 11, 2005).
-- WBI proposes Bakken natural gas pipeline WBI Energy Inc. proposed a natural gas pipeline from far western North Dakota to western Minnesota where it would connect with Viking Gas Transmission Co.’s pipeline system.