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Top Eagle Ford Shale news stories – May 21-27

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Another week gone by and another deluge of news, and another weekly recap! Check out the list below to see what news articles our readers found most engaging this past week. Enjoy! 5. Texas firm cancels application to build $3.3B natural gas pipeline ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Houston-based Kinder Morgan has withdrawn its application for a federal permit to build a ...

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Firm cancels application to build $3.3B natural gas pipeline

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Houston-based Kinder Morgan has withdrawn its application for a federal permit to build a $3.3 billion natural gas pipeline and a network of compressor stations. The 420-mile Northeast Energy Direct pipeline was intended to send natural gas from Pennsylvania’s shale gas fields across upstate New York to New England. The company announced last month that it ...

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Canada regulatory board greenlights Trans Mountain pipeline

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canada’s energy regulator on Thursday recommended the approval of Kinder Morgan Canada’s plan to expand the Trans Mountain oil pipeline, subject to dozens of conditions. Kinder Morgan wants to triple the capacity of its existing Trans Mountain pipeline, which carries diluted bitumen from oil sands near Edmonton to Burnaby, British Columbia for export. The US$5.9 ...

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Firm suspends plans to build $3.3B natural gas pipeline

BOSTON (AP) — Plans to build a $3.3 billion natural gas pipeline from New York into New England through western Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire have been suspended. Houston-based Kinder Morgan Inc. announced Wednesday it has decided to stop work on the project. It cited a lack of contracts with gas distribution companies. The company also said New England states ...

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Energy company halts work on $1 billion Palmetto Pipeline

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — An energy company says it is halting work on the $1 billion Palmetto Pipeline after Georgia lawmakers approved a one-year moratorium on permits for petroleum pipelines in the state. Texas-based Kinder Morgan said in a statement Wednesday it has “suspended further work on the Palmetto Pipeline project,” which would have carried gasoline, diesel and ethanol across ...

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US tribes oppose massive pipeline expansion in Canada

SEATTLE — A proposed pipeline-expansion project in Canada will put the fishing rights and cultural heritage of U.S. tribes at risk, a lawyer representing several Washington state tribes told Canadian energy regulators. Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain project would nearly triple pipeline capacity from 300,000 to 890,000 barrels of crude oil a day. It would carry oil from Alberta’s oil sands ...

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New Hampshire attorney general wants say on pipeline project

In this May 9, 2015 file photo, pipes for the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline are stacked at a staging area in Worthing, S.D.

CONCORD, N.H. — New Hampshire’s attorney general wants to weigh in on federal agency’s consideration of a natural gas pipeline that would pass through state parks and forests. Attorney General Joseph Foster says he’s filed documents to intervene in the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s consideration of Kinder Morgan’s application for a certificate of public need for the proposed 11,900-mile pipeline. ...

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US stocks rise as energy stocks bounce back

US stocks rise as energy stocks bounce back from big loss

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are climbing Thursday, led by big gains in energy companies as the prices of crude oil and natural gas recover from steep plunges the day before. Telecom stocks also rose after Verizon reported strong fourth-quarter results. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average added 146 points, or 0.9 percent, to 15,912 as of 11:23 a.m. ...

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Filings show pipeline company considered compressor station for Winchester

WINCHESTER — A recent federal filing by the developer of a controversial pipeline reveals the firm considered putting a vital piece of the project in Winchester, although it’s unclear whether that option’s still on the table. And as a federal commission considers the need for the Northeast Energy Direct pipeline, local residents say recent problems with the commission’s website have ...

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Towns, residents push back on pipeline

To energy company Kinder Morgan, it’s called the Northeast Energy Direct Project. Some local residents refer to it differently. The energy company is looking to bring natural gas into the region on a new pipeline mostly occupying current utility rights-of-way. However, several issues are keeping its construction from being a slam dunk. A series of public meetings hosted by the ...

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