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USEA’s Worthington says Keystone XL good for North American energy security

U.S. Energy Association Executive Director Barry Worthington applauds President Trump’s decision Friday to approve the long-awaited permit required to build the Keystone XL pipeline. In a statement issued Friday, Worthington said: “President Trump’s decision to approve the Keystone XL pipeline is good for North American energy security, economic growth, and…

Keystone XL advocates and opponents await American electorate decision of November 8, 2016

By Leonard Melman Few elections in recent memory have provoked the depth of animosity and controversy as the presidential election of 2016 between Republican candidate Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. Many positions represent polar opposites and this has been especially true of anything relating to environmental topics, such…

Here comes the boom … again: Tioga to host Enbridge’s Sandpipe Pipeline

By Jillian Mitchell Black gold can change a town forever—even more so when it’s accompanied by the construction of a new pipeline. Tioga, ND, is poised to become a significant pipeline hub by 2017, serving as the start line of Enbridge’s new Sandpiper Pipeline. The $2.6-billion project ($1.3 billion in…

Enable Midstream announces completion of initial phase of Nesson crude oil and produced water gathering system in the Bakken

Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) announced today that the first phase of its Nesson Crude & Produced Water Gathering System is operational. The pipeline serves wells located in Williams and Mountrail Counties of North Dakota, in the prolific Bakken shale play. “Our customers continue to have a need for the…

Kinder Morgan to acquire premier midstream position in Bakken

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI) today announced a definitive agreement whereby KMI will acquire Hiland Partners (Hiland) from its founder, Harold Hamm, and certain Hamm family trusts, for a total purchase price of approximately $3 billion, including the assumption of debt. Hiland’s assets, which are mostly fee based, consist of crude…

Belle Fourche Pipeline Company and Bridger Pipeline LLC to begin open season for crude petroleum pipeline project

Connecting production from the Bakken Region and the Powder River Basin to Guernsey, Wyoming, with planned expanded connectivity to Cushing, Oklahoma. Belle Fourche Pipeline Company (“Belle Fourche”) and Bridger Pipeline LLC (“Bridger”) (collectively, the “Pipelines”) announced Friday, December 19, 2014, that they intend to hold an open season in January…