U.S. judge allows Dakota oil pipeline to keep running as Army conducts study

Oct 16 2017

Share this article: WASHINGTON, Oct 11 (Reuters) – Oil can keep flowing through the contested Dakota Access Pipeline while the Army Corps of Engineers conducts a new environmental review of the duct through next April, a federal judge ruled on …

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Enbridge Energy defends plan to replace Line 3 oil pipeline

Oct 13 2017

Share this article: Enbridge Energy disputed a state agency’s recommendation against the company’s proposal for replacing its aging Line 3 oil pipeline across northern Minnesota, insisting in filings Wednesday that the project is needed to ensure adequate crude supplies for …

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Review of Dakota Access oil pipeline to extend into spring

Oct 11 2017

Share this article: BISMARCK, N.D. — It probably will take until next spring for the Army Corps of Engineers to finish court-ordered additional environmental study of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, agency attorneys said in court documents filed Friday. The …

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Trump Administration: Court Can’t Suspend Pipeline Decision

Oct 10 2017

Share this article: BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Attorneys for the Trump administration said a federal judge has no authority to second-guess a presidential permit for the Keystone XL oil pipeline as they seek to stop a lawsuit that would block …

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A Kinder Morgan oil pipeline to nowhere?

Oct 09 2017

Share this article: The federal government made the same mistakes on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion that it did on the Northern Gateway project when it failed to do “deep” consultations with First Nations, the lawyer representing the Squamish Nation …

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Most oil and gas pipelines passed integrity testing in Colorado

Oct 05 2017

Share this article: Most oil or gas pipelines located near occupied buildings in Colorado passed integrity testing ordered by Colorado regulators in the wake of a fatal home explosion in Firestone, but about 430 of the pipelines failed. Colorado regulators …

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Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr makes case for oil pipelines

Oct 04 2017

Share this article:   OTTAWA—Canada will continue to produce oil and ship it across the country whether or not new pipelines are built, says the minister of natural resources. Building pipelines just means it can be shipped more safely, Natural …

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New York fund paying $1.83 billion for Permian oil pipelines

Oct 03 2017

Share this article: New York investment fund Global Infrastructure Partners will pay $1.83 billion for the Permian Basin’s largest privately owned network of crude oil pipelines. GIP is buying the Medallion gathering and processing system of pipelines that spans more …

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Enbridge making repairs to Line 5 oil pipelines

Oct 02 2017

Share this article: Oil transport giant Enbridge Inc. has begun making repairs to the protective layer of enamel coating covering its controversial 64-year-old pipelines running under the Straits of Mackinac. State regulators have been heavily scrutinizing Enbridge’s Line 5 oil …

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Pembina ups capacity on planned western Canada oil pipeline

Sep 29 2017

Share this article: CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 28 (Reuters) – Pembina Pipeline Corp is boosting capacity on its Phase V pipeline expansion project in western Canada in response to demand from customers in the Montney and Deep Basin oil fields, the …

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