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Williams Hits Milestone on Proposed Atlantic Sunrise Expansion

Williams Partners reached a key regulatory milestone toward obtaining federal approval to construct its proposed Atlantic Sunrise expansion project – an expansion of the existing Transco natural gas pipeline to connect abundant Marcellus gas supplies with markets in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern United States. The expansion would include 197 miles of pipeline and involve 184 miles of 30- and 42-inch pipeline in Pennsylvania 12 miles of 36- and 42-inch pipeline looping the Chapman and Unity Loops in Pennsylvania, and   3 miles of 30-inch replacements in Virginia. Additionally compressor stations, and other equipment and facilities would […]

FERC’s Clark Won’t Seek Reappointment when Term Ends

January 2016, Vol. 243, No. 1

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Federal Energy Regulatory Commission member Tony Clark says he won’t seek reappointment when his term ends June 30. The Republican made the announcement on his Twitter account Thursday, and his staff confirmed his intention. The federal agency regulates utilities, power generators and pipelines. Clark was a member of the North Dakota Public Service Commission before President Barack Obama nominated him for one of two GOP spots on the five-member Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Clark joined the federal agency in Washington in 2012. Clark served on the North Dakota PSC for almost […]