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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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FERC accepts application for controversial natural gas pipeline

A federal commission will begin looking in earnest at a plan for a natural gas pipeline that’s drawn controversy in southern New Hampshire, after officials ruled that the application is complete. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the notice Monday formally accepting a Nov. 20 application for the Northeast Energy Direct project, which it must do for a project to ...

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Feds to pipeline firm: Can stations be combined?

A federal regulator told the Tennessee Gas Company that it should explain why two compressor stations proposed for Schoharie County can’t be combined into a natural gas pumping station on just one site. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission official, in a letter to the company, noted that the two sites, both in the town of Schoharie, are just 10 miles ...

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Kinder Morgan files federal application to build Northeast Energy Direct pipeline

The future of the proposed Northeast Energy Direct pipeline is now officially in the hands of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Officials with Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. LLC, a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, filed their application with the federal commission today for permission to build the high-pressure natural gas transmission line, according to a news release from the company. While ...

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County to sue pipeline services company Strike

Rowan Fiscal Court on Tuesday authorized County Attorney Cecil Watkins to file a lawsuit against Strike, LLC, for failure to pay occupational taxes. Strike, a Texas-based pipeline construction and energy services company, has been working at the Tennessee Gas Pipeline (TGP) Compressor Station 110 since around April. TGP is a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, Inc., the largest energy infrastructure company ...

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Proposed pipeline route moves again in Winchester

WINCHESTER — A proposed new route for a controversial natural gas pipeline avoids much of the town’s drinking water aquifer and natural resources, including Pulpit Falls. And while some town officials and residents are happy company representatives listened to their concerns, they say they’ll keep fighting until there’s no plan to bring a pipeline through town. “Now that they moved ...

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Gas pipeline could fill Danvers coffers

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DANVERS – A proposed natural gas pipeline through a western section of town has not fueled emotions the way it has in neighboring Peabody, and that’s because the new pipeline would travel along an existing utility corridor that skirts the town’s former landfill on East Coast Road. “We haven’t had any calls from residents because it’s at the landfill,” Town ...

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Kinder Morgan reroutes pipeline path in Winchester

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WINCHESTER – A controversial natural gas pipeline is no longer proposed to go through the town’s drinking water aquifer, but the Pulpit Falls and Pulpit Rock property remain in its path. And that has prompted town officials to allow representatives involved with the pipeline’s development to tour the site, under supervision. Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. officials met with Winchester selectmen ...

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Gas pipeline deal OK’d by PUC staff

CONCORD – Regulators are one step closer to approving a contract between Liberty Utilities and Kinder Morgan for space on a proposed natural gas pipeline through southern New Hampshire. That’s good news for pipeline supporters who say the project will lower electricity prices, but bad news for opponents who worry about devastation to the landscape. Opponents lost a key battle ...

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Kinder Morgan moves forward with pipeline plans

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Roughly 70 miles of the proposed Kinder Morgan 430-mile Northeast Energy Direct pipeline project will cut through Bradford and Susquehanna counties en route to the New England market if it receives the necessary federal, state and local approvals. The Houston-based Kinder Morgan held an open house Wednesday at the Blue Ridge High School in New Milford Twp. — one of ...

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