China’s natural gas output rose in December to the highest monthly rate since at least 2014, as state energy firms rushed to fill a supply gap sparked by surging winter demand and from a drive to switch millions of households to gas from heating with coal.
North American pipeline giant Kinder Morgan (KMI) on Wednesday reported a fourth-quarter net loss of $1.05 billion, compared to a year-ago profit of $170 million – due to a $1.38 billion paper loss precipitated by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
The buyer of an 84-mile pipeline in the Philadelphia area has disclosed plans to convert the pipeline from oil to natural gas, adding new compression and valve stations to move fuel to its Marcus Hook, Pa., destination.
Rover PIpeline is continuing to have horizontal directional drilling problems under the Tuscarawas River in Ohio, and that has the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency concerned, Kallanish Energy reports.
Willbros Group, a Houston-based energy infrastructure contractor, said Friday it’s signed a deal to sell certain U.S. mainline pipeline assets for an undisclosed price to WB Pipeline, an affiliate of Meridien Energy.