Trump lets Keystone line ship more oil with expansion stalled – BNN Bloomberg

The Trump administration will allow the existing Keystone pipeline to carry more oil-sands crude into the Midwest and U.S. Gulf Coast while the conduit’s decade-old expansion project faces renewed legal hurdles. A White House permit issued Wednesday raises the cross-border shipping limit for the TC Energy Corp. line to 760,000 barrels a day, from 590,000 […]

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Construction about to begin on Permian Highway natural gas pipeline – San Antonio Express-News

Stakes have been placed in the ground, pipe stacked in yards and construction is set to begin on the Permian Highway Pipeline. The $2 billion partnership between Kinder Morgan, Midland’s EagleClaw Midstream and Altus Midstream subsidiary Altus Midstream Processing LP will be comprised of 430 miles of 42-inch pipeline carrying up to 2.1 billion cubic […]

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TSA under scrutiny over pipeline security failures – HoustonChronicle.com

From foreign security agencies to hacking collectives intent on bringing modern society to a grinding halt, the more than 2.7 million miles of oil and natural gas pipelines crisscrossing the United States make an alluring target. And standing between hackers and potentially devastating disruptions to the nation’s energy system is a division with six employees […]

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Latest Permian Basin Oil Supply Surge to Feed Global Markets – Bloomberg

•U.S. refiners may not have much room to take more lighter oil Exports of the Permian Basin’s newest kind of oil are set to jump as production surges, exceeding the appetite of U.S. refiners. Sales of the new grade, known as West Texas Light, began in September, as explorers sought to separate out increasingly lighter […]

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TEAL project second phase ready for full in-service, Enbridge tells regulators | S&P Global Platts

Enbridge asked US regulators on Tuesday to place in service the remaining facilities on the second phase of its Texas Eastern Appalachian Lease project, an expansion that is designed to increase acces — Read on http://www.spglobal.com/platts/en/market-insights/latest-news/natural-gas/041619-teal-project-second-phase-ready-for-full-in-service-enbridge-tells-regulators

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Market Solution: New Pipeline Capacity Dwarfs Flared Gas Volumes in the Permian

Texans for Natural Gas The proposed pipeline capacity expected to come online in the Permian Basin over the next three years is vastly greater than the estimated volumes of flared gas, according to a Texans for Natural Gas analysis. Recent media reports have called attention to flaring levels in the Permian as production has increased, with one environmental […]

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Alaska might give up on North Slope gas pipeline, LNG export terminal: official | S&P Global Platts

Anchorage — The new CEO of Alaska’s state gas corporation told legislators Thursday he is prepared to shut down the project and return unused funds to the state treasury if customers or investors do not appear in the next few months. Joe Dubler was named in January as CEO of the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. by […]

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Enterprise begins service on Permian Basin to Mont Belvieu NGL pipeline – HoustonChronicle.com

Houston-based midstream company Enterprise Products Partners has started service on the Shin Oak NGL Pipeline, a project to move natural gas liquids from the Permian Basin of West Texas to a processing and storage facility in southeast Texas. — Read on http://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/energy/article/Enterprise-begin-service-on-Permian-Basin-to-Mont-13652119.php

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Oilfield services companies face another tough slog – HoustonChronicle.com

Weatherford International’s stock is trading below $1 a share. Schlumberger expects growth in its shale business to flatten or decline. General Electric reduced its ownership stake of Baker Hughes. Halliburton’s stock market value has fallen below what it was at one of the worst points of the last oil bust. Energy services companies are facing […]

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