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04.09.18

U.S. Agencies Agree to Slash Approval Times for Infrastructure Projects

Fourteen agencies... signed an agreement that puts into effect an executive order setting a two-year goal for completing the review process...

 

04.02.18

Canada taking less LNG as North American shale improves

U.S. piped gas exports to Canada increased 18 percent from 2016, federal data show.

 

03.28.18

U.S. net energy imports in 2017 fall to their lowest levels since 1982

Total net energy imports to the United States fell to 7.3 quadrillion British thermal units (quads) in 2017, a 35% decrease from 2016 and the lowest level since 1982.

 

03.27.18

U.S. on pace to become a leader in LNG exports

More than half of all U.S. LNG exports went to the Asian and Mexican economies last year.

 

03.26.18

Canada's Crude-by-Rail Terminals Sit Idle as Oil Glut Grows

Insufficient pipeline space prompted Canadian crude producers to increase crude-by-rail shipments, but a shortage of locomotives is keeping oil-by-rail terminals operating below capacity. Rail companies will likely resist adding more locomotives...

 

03.23.18

Report: Coal's tipping point near, but climate goals are not

Declines in coal power plant construction in China, India and the U.S. are projected to push the heavily-polluting fuel over the edge - but not fast enough to meet international climate change goals, environmental groups said Wednesday.

 

03.15.18

U.S. petroleum demand near its highest levels in 11 years

Led by gasoline and seasonal demand for heating fuels, U.S. petroleum demand hit 20.3 million barrels per day in February.

 

03.15.18

Senators want US to use all options to oppose Nord Stream 2 pipeline

Thirty-nine US senators urged the Trump administration to use all tools at its disposal - including a provision in the 2017 Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) - to prevent construction of the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline.

 

03.14.18

Court rejects NYSDEC's appeal of FERC's Valley Lateral ruling

A US federal appeals court denied the New York Department of Environmental Conservation's (NYSDEC) appeal.

 

03.13.18

API NY: Valley Lateral pipeline project critical to New York's consumers, workers

API New York welcomed the federal district court decision to reject attempts by New York state regulators to block the Valley Lateral Project - a natural gas pipeline project in Orange County that will bring affordable and reliable energy to the area.