Gas & Oil

AP Exclusive: FBI eyes how Pennsylvania approved pipeline

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The FBI has begun a corruption investigation into how Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration came to issue permits for construction on a multibillion-dollar pipeline project to carry highly volatile natural gas liquids across Pennsylvania, The Associated Press has learned. FBI agents have interviewed current or former state employees

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TC Energy says its Keystone pipeline has returned to service

Nov 10 (Reuters) – TC Energy Corp TRP.TO said on Sunday that its Keystone pipeline has returned to service after its repair and restart plan was approved by the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA). Crews in Walsh County, North Dakota, have been working to clean up a more than 9,000-barrel spill

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Pipeline Company to Pay NIS 100M Over Negev Environmental Damage

YERUSHALAYIM – The Eilat-Ashkelon Pipeline Company (EAPC), which was responsible for a major oil spill in the Negev in 2014, will pay the state NIS 100 million in fines, the largest ever imposed in an environmental violations case and one of the highest ever paid out in a class-action lawsuit…read more

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Rare permit for Keystone oil pipeline in spotlight after spills

(Reuters) – The massive Keystone pipeline has been transporting oil from Canada to the United States at a higher-than-standard level of pressure since it started operating in 2010, thanks to a special permit granted by U.S. regulators on the condition operator TC Energy Corp would monitor the line closely. However, after

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