Peter Jackson, Vice President, Upstream Research, IHS, chaired the upstream plenary “Opportunity Rich or Poor? State of the Global Upstream.” In his opening remarks, he discussed the level of change and complexity in the upstream oil and gas business, as well as the challenges surrounding the management of aboveground issues. 606 more words
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The controversial Keystone XL pipeline will receive President Obama’s blessing and be built to transport crude oil from Canada to Texas, TransCanada Corp Chief Executive Russ Girling predicted on Tuesday. 564 more words
MONTREAL – TransCanada Corp. filed a preliminary project description of its $12-billion Energy East oil pipeline with the federal regulator and said it will ask the next Quebec government to mandate a separate strategic environmental review for the project. 299 more words
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The U.S. State Department’s inspector general said the agency’s selection of a contractor to write an environmental review of the Keystone XL pipeline didn’t violate federal conflict of interest rules, a finding that removes another hurdle for the long-delayed project. 764 more words
Canada’s National Energy Board is investigating whether some steel pipe and fittings on TransCanada Corp.’s Keystone oil pipeline are below standards.
The board began the work after its U.S. 242 more words
A National Energy Board audit has found room for improvement when it comes to TransCanada Corp.’s pipeline safety practices.
Although the federal energy watchdog is “of the view that the processes presently used by TransCanada have identified the majority, and most significant, of its hazards and risks,” it says the company is still breaking the rules in some areas. 419 more words