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Progress anchors NGTL’s North Montney gas expansion

Aug 7, 2013

Progress Energy Canada Ltd. has signed firm transportation agreements with TransCanada Corp.’s wholly owned subsidiary Nova Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) for 2 bcfd of natural gas shipments from northeastern British Columbia, underpinning development of NGTL’s North Montney Mainline expansion project.

Shah Deniz members, Fluxys join Trans Adriatic Pipeline

Aug 2, 2013

BP PLC, State Oil Co. of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR), and Total SA—members of the international consortium developing Shah Deniz field in Azerbaijan—have exercised their option to join Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG.

Study finds 600,000 more jobs supported by oil, gas

Aug 1, 2013

The US oil and gas industry supported 9.8 million American jobs in 2011, an increase of more than 600,000 jobs in just 2 years, a PricewaterhouseCoopers study commissioned by the American Petroleum Institute found.

TransCanada approves 1.1 million b/d Energy East crude pipeline

Aug 1, 2013

TransCanada Corp is moving forward with its 1.1 million b/d Energy East Pipeline project based on binding, long-term contracts received from producers and refiners.

Lukoil laying gas pipeline in Perm region

Aug 1, 2013

Lukoil has begun construction of a 105-km pipeline to carry associated natural gas from Kokuyskoye field to the Lukoil-Permneftegazpererabotka gas processing plant at Perm, Russia.

Landrieu-Hoeven resolution expresses support for Keystone XL

Jul 31, 2013

US Sens. Mary L. Landrieu (D-La.) and John Hoeven (R-ND) submitted a joint resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline and the federal approvals required for its construction are in the US national interest.

Obama doubles down on low Keystone XL jobs creation estimate

Jul 30, 2013

US President Barack Obama called energy an important US jobs creation area, but excluded the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline, in a July 30 Chattanooga, Tenn., address.

BLM seeks comments on gas pipeline right-of-way EA near Moab

Jul 30, 2013

The US Bureau of Land Management’s Moab, Utah, field office is seeking public comments on an environmental assessment for the proposed Dead Horse natural gas lateral pipeline project.

Keystone XL supporters dispute Obama’s job estimates citation

Jul 30, 2013

Supporters of the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline disputed estimates US President Barack Obama used in a July 27 New York Times article of the number of jobs the project will produce.

Transco files to expand Mobile Bay gas lateral

Jul 23, 2013

Williams Partners LP’s Transco natural gas pipeline has filed an application with the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to expand a compressor station and provide additional firm transportation capacity to the US Southeast by second-quarter 2015.

Lukoil opens bidding for North Caspian gas pipeline

Jul 22, 2013

OAO Lukoil is accepting bids for construction of its North Caspian-region Artesian-OOO Stavrolen natural gas pipeline. The 263.3-km, 28-in. OD pipeline will carry 8 billion cu m/year. Lukoil expects it to enter service May 2015.

TransCanada: Keystone XL’s greenhouse gas impacts would be minimal

Jul 18, 2013

Greenhouse gas emissions from the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline would be minimal, TransCanada Corp., the project’s sponsor, reiterated in a letter to the US Department of State. The 3-7 million tonnes of additional emissions represents 0.06-0.1% of the 2011 national GHG inventory and would have an unmeasurable climate impact, it said.

MAPL receives Rockies NGL expansion approval

Jul 10, 2013

Enterprise Mid America Pipeline (MAPL) has received approval from the US Bureau of Land Management to construct the 234-mile Western Expansion Pipeline III (WEP III) natural gas liquids project.

SPDC JV debunks false claims on TNP oil spill, fire

Jul 9, 2013

Shell Petroleum Development Co. of Nigeria Ltd. (SPDC) said it has repaired the valve point and removed six other theft connections in efforts to operate the Trans Niger Pipeline safely despite sabotage and oil theft activities that led to a June fire and explosion on the system.

Shell takes FIDs for Niger Delta projects after pipeline explosion

Jun 23, 2013

Shell Petroleum Development Co. of Nigeria Ltd. (SPDC), operator of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. (NNPC)/SPDC joint venture (SPDC JV), reported that the group has taken final investment decisions for the Trans Niger Pipeline loop-line (TNPL) and the Gbaran-Ubie Phase Two projects. Both are in Nigeria’s eastern Niger Delta.

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