Texas oil pipeline to start in November, easing bottleneck

Sep 24 2018

Share this article:(Reuters) – Plains All American L.P. will begin operations on an expanded West Texas oil pipeline on Nov. 1, helping to ease a bottleneck that has weighed on Midland crude prices for months, it said in a regulatory …

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Dakota Access pipeline developer defends racketeering claims

Sep 21 2018

Share this article:BISMARCK, N.D.  – The company that built the Dakota Access oil pipeline says environmental group Greenpeace should be held legally accountable for violating federal racketeering laws. Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners sued Greenpeace and two other groups for up …

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Louisiana Pipeline Protesters Charged With Felonies Thanks to Harsh New Laws

Sep 20 2018

Share this article:In the wake of the 2016 protests at Standing Rock, many states, including Oklahoma, Iowa, and Pennsylvania, made moves to prevent similar demonstrations against pipelines on their own land. As the final leg of the Dakota Access Pipeline …

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Albertans are buckling up for a throwdown over pipelines, oilsands and Trans Mountain

Sep 19 2018

Share this article:What has been the lesson from the latest turn in the saga of the Trans Mountain pipeline? What effects has the most recent court decision putting what it deemed a “stall” on its construction had? In Alberta, and …

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EPIC Crude Oil Pipeline extends second open season

Sep 17 2018

Share this article:San Antonio-based EPIC Midstream Holdings LP is extending its second open season to book capacity in a 700-mile pipeline to move crude oil from the Permian Basin of West Texas to Corpus Christi. The second open season for …

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Landowners oppose oil pipeline before Iowa Supreme Court

Sep 14 2018

Share this article:DES MOINES — A group of Iowa landowners and an environmental group asked the Iowa Supreme Court Wednesday to declare a crude oil pipeline permit illegal under the Iowa Constitution, a decision that could force the pipeline in …

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State regulators postpone Enbridge meetings after protests erupt

Sep 12 2018

Share this article:State regulators on Tuesday postponed a meeting on Enbridge’s controversial new $2.6 billion oil pipeline project after protests erupted in the hearing room. The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) was evaluating whether Enbridge met conditions imposed by the …

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Tribes: Trump illegally approved oil pipeline from Canada

Sep 11 2018

Share this article: BILLINGS, Mont. — The Latest on a lawsuit over the Keystone XL Pipeline (all times local): 4:10 p.m. – Native American tribes in Montana and South Dakota say the Trump administration approved the Keystone XL oil pipeline …

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New oil pipeline should give Delek access to Gulf Coast export market

Sep 07 2018

Share this article:An energy company based in Brentwood announced that it will partner with three other companies to build a new oil pipeline crossing Texas. Delek US Holdings will work with Energy Transfer Partners, Magellan Midstream Partners and MPLX to …

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The Next Big Job Boom In Texas: Oil Pipelines

Sep 06 2018

Share this article:Oil Production in Texas has reached such incredible heights that there has developed a scramble to effectively transport oil off the drill site. All across the state wells are popping up faster than transportation can effectively be established. …

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