Category Archives: Industry News

Activists protest Barclays’ refusal to stop funding oil pipelines

Jul
23
2018

Share this article:Greenpeace members have protested at Barclays Bank’s corporate headquarters in London, UK, against the bank’s investments in Canadian oil pipelines. The organisation condemned the bank’s continuing support for pipelines that transfer oil from Canada’s tar sands to markets …

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Enbridge sets ‘unexpectedly high’ apportionment for light crude oil pipelines in August

Jul
20
2018

Share this article:Houston — Canadian pipeline operator Enbridge set August apportionment for Lines 2 and 3 at 35%, the company said in an email late Wednesday, bringing apportionment to a level market participants said was higher than anticipated. Apportionment refers …

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Pipeline Uncertainty Pinches Oil-Sands Output Forecast

Jul
19
2018

Share this article: Despite some recent breakthroughs, a lack of pipeline space continues to restrain production from Canada’s oil sands. Those constraints were underscored on Tuesday when IHS Markit pared its projections for output from the world’s third-largest petroleum reserves …

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West Texas oil pipeline system announces expansion

Jul
18
2018

Share this article: A West Texas crude oil pipeline system announced an open season, asking for bids, in anticipation of a planned expansion. Irving-based Medallion Midstream said Monday it will make a major expansion of its crude oil pipeline system …

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Medallion Pipeline Launches Binding Open Season for Major Expansion of Crude Oil Pipeline

Jul
17
2018

Share this article: Medallion Pipeline Company, LLC (Medallion) today announced a binding open season to solicit long-term, firm shipper commitments for a major expansion of its crude oil pipeline system in the Midland Basin. Through the open season, Medallion proposes …

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Court: Louisiana oil pipeline construction can continue

Jul
16
2018

Share this article: NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Construction of a crude oil pipeline through Louisiana’s environmentally fragile Atchafalaya Basin swamp can continue under a federal appeals court decision handed down Friday. A divided panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court …

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Hearing Set For Enbridge Line 5 Pipeline

Jul
13
2018

Share this article: From the Associated Press — Michigan regulators will take public comments on a proposal for more anchor supports in the Straits of Mackinac to bolster twin oil pipelines. Enbridge Inc. is asking the Department of Environmental Quality …

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Activist Sentenced In Oil Pipeline Protest Shooting

Jul
11
2018

Share this article: A Denver woman accused of shooting at officers during protests in North Dakota against the Dakota Access oil pipeline is finding out how long she’ll spend in a federal prison. Red Fawn Fallis is being sentenced Wednesday …

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Court: Louisiana oil pipeline construction can continue

Jul
10
2018

Share this article: NEW ORLEANS — Construction of a crude oil pipeline through Louisiana’s environmentally fragile Atchafalaya Basin swamp can continue under a federal appeals court decision handed down Friday. A divided panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of …

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Mexico’s New President To ‘Respect’ Oil And Gas Reforms, Maintain Energy Alliance With U.S.

Jul
06
2018

Share this article: First off, congrats to Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) for easily winning the Mexican presidential election on July 1. He will serve one six-year term. Also, a quick shout-out here to the U.S. Energy Information Administration for …

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