Roadmap to Future Energy Infrastructure

A “new energy realism” based on advancing technologies is replacing “old energy pessimism” as government and industry leaders collaborate on future energy infrastructure.

Marcellus-Utica: The Juggernaut Continues

The Marcellus-Utica has an estimated quadrillion cubic feet of natural gas, but markets and infrastructure must be developed to leverage this potential.

Sources: Petrobras scraps Liquigas IPO

Petroleo Brasileiro SA has given up on the idea of selling its Brazilian liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) unit through an initial public offering (IPO) and decided to reopen a sale process, three people with knowledge of the matter said

Targa to Expand Grand Prix NGL Pipeline, Delaware Basin Gas Gathering Capacity

Targa Resources Corp. today announced it has entered into long-term fee-based agreements for natural gas gathering and processing services in the Delaware Basin and for downstream transportation, fractionation and other related services. The company also announced an extens..

Winter Storm Delays Public Meeting on Pipeline Project in North Dakota

North Dakota regulators postpone meeting concerning natural gas pipeline construction project due to winter storm.

North Dakota Officials: Proposed Pipeline Can Accommodate Rising Production

North Dakota officials say ONEOK's proposed 900-mile Elk Creek pipeline construction project will help accommodate increasing production in the state.

Enterprise Products Partners to Convert Permian NGL Pipeline to Crude Oil Service

Enterprise Products Partners plans to proceed with a pipeline construction project in the Permian Basin.

Pennsylvania Regulators Cite Sunoco for Pipeline Work Leaks

Pennsylvania regulators have cited Sunoco for three Mariner East 2 pipeline construction project leaks this month.

West Texas Pipeline System to be Expanded

NGL pipeline construction project planned in the Delaware Basin.

Construction Begins on 650-Mile NGL Pipeline in Permian

EPIC Pipeline begins work on 650-mile NGL pipeline construction project in the Permian Basin.

Pipeline Gets Federal ok to Carry Natural Gas Liquids

FERC says a Kinder Morgan natural gas liquids pipeline construction project can proceed.

American Midstream, Targa Announce Cayenne Pipeline Joint Venture

American Midstream Partners, LP (AMID) has entered into a joint venture agreement with Targa Midstream Services LLC to create Cayenne Pipeline, LLC. Cayenne will transport Y-grade NGLs from the Targa-operated Venice Energy Services Company, LLC gas processing plant to Enterprise Products Partners’ p..

North Dakota Regulators Investigating Minnesota Contractor

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Minnesota contractor that damaged a natural gas pipeline in North Dakota last week has a history of striking pipelines. The damage caused the release of 126,000 gallons of natural gas liquids and shut down a gas processing plant for three days. State regulators wh..

Gas Company Plans to Replace Pipeline Under Parachute Creek

Williams to proceed with pipeline construction project in Colorado.

ONEOK to Expand Pipelines to Serve STACK Growth

ONEOK to proceed with two pipeline construction projects in the STACK play in western Oklahoma.

EnLink to Move NGLs from Central Oklahoma to Gulf Coast

A subsidiary of EnLink entered into a long-term, fee-based agreement with a subsidiary of ONEOK to move NGLs from EnLink’s premier central Oklahoma position to EnLink’s Cajun-Sibon platform and the Mont Belvieu, TX trading and storage hub. NGL volumes from EnLink’s Chisholm processing complex will ..

DCP Midstream to Expand Sand Hills NGL Pipeline

DCP Midstream announces intention to expand the Sand Hills NGL Pipeline.

NGL Pipeline Planned in the Permian

Targa Resources announced it will move forward with an NGL pipeline construction project in the Permian Basin.

Enterprise to Build NGL Pipeline in Permian

Enterprise Products Partners to build a pipeline construction project in the Permian Basin that will transport NGL's.

Pipeline Construction Projects Planned in Permian

Buckeye Partners plans pipeline construction projects in the Permian Basin.

Sunoco to Build 2 Pipelines Across Pennsylvania

Sunoco Logistics says it will move forward with a second NGL pipeline construction project in Pennsylvania.

Enbridge Responds to Tribe's Request to Remove Line 5 From Reservation

Following an announcement from the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa calling for the decommissioning and removal of Line 5 from its reservation in Northern Wisconsin, Enbridge, while surprised, says it plans to take some time to review the Band’s decision in detail to determine its next steps..

Wisconsin Tribe Wants Pipeline Moved From its Reservation

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Chippewa tribe in Wisconsin is calling for 12 miles of pipeline to be removed from its reservation after 64 years of operation, saying they want to protect their land and water from oil spills. The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa’s tribal council approved a resolutio..

Companies Combine to Form Largest NGL Producer and Gas Processor in the U.S.

DCP Midstream, LLC, a 50/50 joint venture between Phillips 66 and Spectra Energy, and DCP Midstream Partners, LP, have signed and closed a transaction combining all of the assets and debt of both companies, simplifying the corporate structure and creating the largest natural gas liquids producer and..

Phillips 66 Partners to Acquire South Louisiana NGL Logistics Assets

Houston-based Phillips 66 Partners will acquire a southeast Louisiana natural gas liquids (NGL) logistics system from Chevron, which includes about 500 miles of pipelines and a storage cavern connecting multiple fractionation facilities. Among the assets is the 300-mile, bi-directional TENDS Pipeli..

North Dakota Regulators Approve 3 Pipeline Projects

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota regulators have approved siting permits for two crude oil pipelines and a natural gas liquids pipeline. ONEOK Bakken Pipeline LLC plans a 14.4-mile natural gas liquids pipeline in McKenzie County. BOE Pipeline LLC plans a 41.8-mile crude oil pipeline in Dunn and M..

Align Midstream Announces Acquisition Of Processing & Trunk Line Assets

Align Midstream Partners closed on the acquisition of a 100 MMcf/d natural gas processing facility and a 51-mile trunk line system from Azure Midstream Partners for $44.9 million. Panola I is a cryogenic gas processing plant located in Panola County, TX that has access to five residue gas pip..

NGL Measurement: Direct and Inferred Mass

Natural gas liquid (NGL) streams consist of mixtures of hydrocarbons including ethane, propane, butane, pentane and natural gasoline. NGL is sometimes referred to as y-grade. The American Petroleum Institute (API) Manual of Petroleum Measurement Standards (MPMS) Chapter 14, Section 7 provides guidan..

Enterprise Expanding in Delaware Basin with Pipeline, Processing Facility

Enterprise Products Partners plans to build a new cryogenic natural gas processing facility and associated natural gas, along with NGL pipeline infrastructure in the Delaware Basin of West Texas and southeastern New Mexico. The pipeline portion of the project will include construction of rich natur..

Navitas Midstream Partners Announces Long-term Agreement With Encana Oil & Gas

Navitas Midstream Partners, LLC announced yesterday the execution of a long-term gas purchase agreement with Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. Under the agreement, Navitas will purchase Encana’s gas from its substantial acreage position in Howard County, Texas.  Navitas will gather gas into a new system c..