July 21, 2017 archive

Williams Files FERC Application for North Seattle Upgrade Project

Tulsa-based Williams Partners L.P. recently announced that Northwest Pipeline has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission seeking authorization for its North Seattle Lateral Upgrade project in south Snohomish County, Washington. Northwest executed agreements with Puget Sound Energy for an expansion project on delivery capabilities of Northwest Pipeline’s North Seattle Lateral, which serves …

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Plains All American Pipeline Announces Expansion Plans

Houston-based Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. will add 120,000 barrels a day in pipeline capacity as it expands from the Permian Basin between Midland to the crude oil storage facility located in Cushing, Oklahoma. The pipeline company announced Tuesday that it has obtained additional commitments to expand the Sunrise pipeline by 180 miles between Colorado City …

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Appellate Court Rules Government Shares Liability for Questa Mine Superfund Site Cleanup

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled the federal government should bear some liability for a New Mexico Superfund site located on national forest lands. In a unanimous 3-0 decision on Wednesday, the appeals court in Denver agreed with Chevron, the last operator of the now-closed Questa Mine in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of …

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