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2010-11-02 10:59:00

TULSA, Okla., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) today announced that it has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to expand its Transco natural gas pipeline by 225,000 dekatherms per day to serve markets in the southeastern United States. New service from the Mid-South Expansion project would be available in two phases, subject to FERC approval. Phase 1 would increase capacity by 95,000 dekatherms per day by the fall of...

2010-10-26 13:31:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoPetro Resources Company ("GeoPetro", "we", "our" or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: GPR) is pleased to announce that the LEA #1 exploration well located in the Cook Inlet of Alaska was spudded on October 21, 2010. Pursuant to the terms of the lease purchase and sale agreement with Linc Energy (Alaska) Inc., GeoPetro will receive a US $4.0 million payment from the proceeds of the first seventy-five percent (75%) of 8/8ths of any oil and gas production...

2010-10-18 08:30:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: KMP) announces the following Webcast: What: Kinder Morgan Energy Partners Third Quarter '10 Earnings Results Webcast When: Oct. 20, 2010 @ 3:30 PM Central, 4:30 PM Eastern Where: http://www.kindermorgan.com/investor/presentations/ presentations.cfm How: Live over the Internet --Simply log on to the web at the above...

2010-10-12 15:25:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced Pipeline 2020, a program with five areas of focus to strengthen the utility's natural gas transmission system through a combination of targeted investments, research and development, improved processes and procedures, and tighter coordination with public agencies. Going well beyond regulatory requirements, Pipeline 2020 will augment a series of safety and reliability initiatives that PG&E...

2010-10-04 13:06:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing commitment to provide transparent and meaningful information to customers, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is making additional information about the utility's natural gas pipelines available online. PG&E 'My Account' customers can obtain personalized gas transmission pipeline information through a secure login available online at www.pge.com. Customers can see whether any of PG&E's gas transmission lines are...

2010-09-28 15:27:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) President Chris Johns testified about pipeline safety at a hearing of the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee's Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security Subcommittee. In his prepared testimony, Mr. Johns discussed PG&E's efforts to support and assist the people of San Bruno, including the establishment of the $100 million Rebuild San Bruno...

2010-09-28 10:52:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- There is increasing legislation and regulatory pressures in the USA to improve the safety and integrity of pipelines carrying hydrocarbons. In the USA, there are 3,476,000 Km of pipelines carrying hydrocarbons. The disaster that occurred was not an isolated incident that involved the accidental spark that ignited an oven that was left on. This was a wake up call to the American people that our infrastructure is in dire need of maintenance and repair,...

2010-09-27 07:59:00

HOUSTON and DENVER, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- NiSource Gas Transmission & Storage (NGT&S) unit NiSource Midstream Services (NMS), and MarkWest Liberty Midstream & Resources, L.L.C., a partnership between MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MWE) and The Energy & Minerals Group, today announced the commencement of operations of jointly developed natural gas gathering, processing, and transmission projects in Majorsville, West Virginia. The Majorsville complex is the first...

2010-09-23 19:30:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) said today that it will proceed with development of the Macedon gas field in the Exmouth Basin in Western Australia. The project will commercialize natural gas from offshore production license WA-42-L, located 60 miles (100 km) west of Onslow. First production is expected during 2013. Apache has a 28.57-percent interest and its share of the estimated $1.5 billion cost is approximately $430 million. BHP Billiton owns...

2010-09-20 15:51:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today provided an update on recovery activities in San Bruno, CA, following the rupture of a natural gas transmission line on September 9, 2010. In a press conference earlier today, PG&E shared information on its gas risk management processes, including real-time system status monitoring. "It's critical that the public and communities we serve are assured that PG&E is rigorously monitoring its...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.