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2011-08-03 19:28:53

U.S. production of ethanol for fuel has been rising quickly, topping 13 billion gallons in 2010. With the usual rail, truck and barge transport methods under potential strain, existing gas pipelines might be an efficient alternative for moving this renewable fuel around the country. But researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) caution that ethanol, and especially the bacteria sometimes found in it, can dramatically degrade pipelines. At a conference this week,*...

2011-08-03 00:00:31

Amid calls for additional regulation of gas pipelines, maintaining high levels of performance is more critical than ever, global energy consulting company says. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 02, 2011 Solomon Associates, the leading performance improvement company for the global energy industry, has embarked on its 2011 Natural Gas Transmission System Performance Analysis (NGTS Study) to help pipeline operators stay competitive in today's challenging market conditions and heightened regulatory...

2011-08-02 15:05:00

TULSA, Okla., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OKS) today announced second-quarter 2011 earnings of 67 cents per unit on a split-adjusted basis, compared with 37 cents per unit for the second quarter 2010 on a split-adjusted basis. Net income attributable to ONEOK Partners was $171.1 million for the second quarter 2011, compared with $105.0 million for the same period in 2010. Year-to-date 2011 net income attributable to ONEOK Partners was $322.0 million, or $1.25...

2011-08-01 06:00:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Monroe Gas Storage Company, LLC ("Monroe"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cardinal Gas Storage Partners LLC (www.cardinalgs.com), announced today the start of a non-binding, 15-day open season to gauge market interest in available capacity in its 12.0 Bcf multi-cycle, interstate natural gas storage facility located in Monroe County, MS. This strategically located facility provides access to markets in the Midwest, Northeast and Southeast. Through this...

2011-07-28 07:15:00

SHANGHAI, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- After two years' success, the 3rd Asia Pipeline Summit 2011 will be held on Nov 16th - 17th in Beijing, China. This event is organized by Global Leaders Institute and supported by Asia & Pipeline Cooperation Center of China (AGPRCC). Two days' conference will talk about the most important and hottest issues in Asia's oil and gas pipeline industry, which will provide the industry experts a wide platform to communicate with other senior...

2011-07-26 06:00:00

DALLAS, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Holly Energy Partners (NYSE: HEP) announced two expansion projects to provide 60,000 barrels per day of additional crude pipeline take-away capacity resulting from increased Delaware Basin drilling activity in southeast New Mexico. The first project will increase one of HEP's existing crude oil trunk lines from 35,000 BPD to 60,000 BPD. This 35-mile pipeline transports crude oil from HEP's extensive lease gathering system in southeast New Mexico to...

2011-07-18 06:45:00

HOUSTON, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: KMP), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI) and Kinder Morgan Management, LLC (NYSE: KMR) announce the following Webcast: Kinder Morgan Second Quarter '11 Earnings What: Results Webcast July 20, 2011 @ 3:30 PM Central, 4:30 PM When: Eastern http://www.kindermorgan.com/investor/ Where: presentations/presentations.cfm Live over the...

2011-07-11 11:41:00

TULSA, Okla., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced today that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved a proposal to expand its Transco natural gas pipeline to provide an additional 142,000 dekatherms of incremental firm natural gas transportation capacity to serve growing markets in the Mid-Atlantic region by November 2012. The Mid-Atlantic Connector expansion project is designed to provide power generation and local distribution...

2011-07-05 07:15:00

SHANGHAI, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- After two years' success, the 3rd Asia Pipeline Summit 2011 will be held on Nov.( )16th - 17th in Beijing, China. This event is organized by Global Leaders Institute and supported by Asia & Pipeline Cooperation Center of China (AGPRCC). As a leading pipeline conference in China, Asia Pipeline Summit has attracted more than 400 participants from 2009 to 2010. Elites from every pipeline sector will get together to exchange their ideas and do...

2011-07-01 09:30:00

HOUSTON, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: SEP) announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Big Sandy Pipeline, LLC (Big Sandy Pipeline) from EQT Corporation (NYSE: EQT). The primary asset acquired is a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)-regulated natural gas pipeline system in eastern Kentucky. Big Sandy Pipeline has 171 million cubic feet per day of capacity and is approximately 70 miles in length, with access to...


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