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Natural Gas Pipeline Proposal To Enhance System Safety And Reliability

SOURCE: San Diego Gas & Electric | 01 October 2015

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) and Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today jointly asked the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for approval of the "Pipeline Safety & Reliability Project" to construct a 47-mile natural gas pipeline

Atlantic Coast Pipeline Asks FERC For Permission To Build $5 Billion Interstate Natural Gas Pipeline

SOURCE: Dominion | 18 September 2015

Atlantic Coast Pipeline, LLC, today formally applied to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for permission to build a 564-mile interstate natural gas transmission pipeline designed to meet the need for cleaner electricity generation, satisfy the growing demand for natural gas to heat homes and businesses, and promote consumer savings and economic growth.

Plan For Development And Operation For Maria Approved

SOURCE: BASF | 04 September 2015

Wintershall and its partners Petoro and Centrica have today received approval by the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy for the plan for development and operation (PDO) for the Maria development, offshore Norway. Germany’s largest internationally active crude oil and natural gas producer submitted the PDO to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy on May 5.

Calpine Supports EPA Clean Power Plan

SOURCE: Calpine Corp. | 03 August 2015

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) release of the Clean Power Plan represents a seminal moment for the power generation industry. Based on statements by President Obama and the EPA, it appears the plan mandates significant but achievable CO2 emissions reductions while giving the states broad discretion in how to achieve those goals.

Plan For Development In The Gullfaks Area Submitted

SOURCE: Statoil | 30 June 2015

Statoil and its partners have today submitted an amendment to the Plan for Development and Operations (PDO) for the Gullfaks licence to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy for phase 1 of the Shetland/Lista development.

Alaska LNG Project LLC Receives Conditional Authorization To Export LNG To Non-Free Trade Agreement Countries

SOURCE: ExxonMobil | 02 June 2015

The Alaska LNG project marks another significant milestone with today’s announcement by the United States Department of Energy that it has conditionally authorized the Alaska LNG Project LLC to export liquefied natural gas to non-Free Trade Agreement countries.

Oil And Gas Majors Call For Carbon Pricing

SOURCE: BP | 01 June 2015

Major oil and gas companies, BG Group plc, BP plc, Eni S.p.A., Royal Dutch Shell plc, Statoil ASA and Total SA, today announced their call to governments around the world and to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to introduce carbon pricing systems and create clear, stable, ambitious policy frameworks that could eventually connect national systems.

UN Sustainable Energy For All announces Global Bioenergy Initiative

SOURCE: Novozymes | 20 May 2015

As part of the 2nd Annual Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) Forum taking place at United Nations Headquarters this week, a new multi-stakeholder coalition, co-chaired by the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) and the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB), announced its intention to speed up the development and deployment of sustainable bioenergy

Maria Field: Plan For Development And Operation (PDO) Submitted

SOURCE: BASF | 05 May 2015

Oslo. Another landmark for Wintershall in Norway: The largest internationally active German crude oil and natural gas producer and its partners have today submitted a Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea to the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy.

Noble Energy Reaches Agreement With Federal And State Regulators To Improve Air Emission Controls In DJ Basin Operations

SOURCE: Noble Energy | 22 April 2015

Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) today announced an agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the State of Colorado to improve emission control systems on a number of oil storage tanks located within the Denver-Julesberg Basin (DJ Basin) that may no longer comply with air regulations.