Operations

Ameren Illinois to Provide Natural Gas Upgrades

Ameren Illinois is undergoing natural gas upgrades in Champaign, Illinois.

New Two-Day Record for U.S. Natural Gas Delivery

A new two-day record was reached for natural gas delivery in the U.S. during days of record-breaking freezing temperatures.

Southern Company Leads Hydrogen R&D Effort to Achieve Net-Zero Goals

Southern Company is starting research and development for hydrogen and natural gas blending.

Nicor Gas Prepares for Cold Weather

2/8/2021

The Polar Vortex brought cold weather which means gas utility companies must work extra to provide reliable service to customers.

Supreme Court to Hear New Jersey Natural Gas Pipeline Case

The Supreme Court will hear an appeal involving a 116-mile natural gas pipeline to be built on state-controlled land.

Report: Gas Pipeline Builder Changed Plans Without Approval

A report found that Vermont Gas made several changes to an approved construction plan for a gas pipeline without informing the Public Utility Commission.

NextDecade Completes Evaluation of Galveston Bay LNG Site

An evaluation of the Galveston Bay LNG site was determined not suitable for an LNG facility and related infrastructure and utilities.

Court Upholds Order for Dakota Access Environmental Review

A court order requires an environmental impact review to assess the environmental concerns surrounding The Dakota Access pipeline.

EQT and Project Canary Partner on Certified Responsibly Sourced Natural Gas Pilot

EQT partnered with Project Canary to develop a responsibly sourced natural gas pilot.

National Grid Requests Gas Price Increase for Repairs

National Grid seeks a price increase for gas customers to pay for repairs.

PG&E Will Pay to Clean Harbor Polluted by Gas Plant

Pacific Gas & Electric has agreed to pay to clean up a San Francisco marina that was polluted by a gas plant.

EIA Expects Less Natural Gas Power Generation as a Result of Rising Fuel Costs

The EIA predicts that natural gas generation will decrease by 8% in 2021.

ICC Approved Ameren Illinois’ Natural Gas Modernization Plan

Ameren Illinois has been approved for its natural gas modernization plan which will increase the company's technology usage and pipeline replacements.

Northwestern Energy Announces New Natural Gas Plant

Northwestern Energy is opening a new natural gas plant in South Dakota.

Nicor Gas Reaches 2.2 Million Meter Modernization Milestone

1/8/2021

Nicor Gas installs over 2.2 million upgraded meters with its new program.

WATT Fuel Cell and Peoples Gas Announce Milestone in Residential Fuel Cell Program

WATT Fuel Cell and Peoples Gas have reached a milestone in the partnered residential fuel cell program.

Regulators Get Plan for Undoing the Atlantic Coast Pipeline

The developers of the canceled Atlantic Coast Pipeline have disclosed plans to restore disturbed land due to the project.

Duke Energy Adopts Trellis Platform to Better Track Energy Needs for Industrial Customers

Trellis Energy and North Carolina-based Duke Energy have merged into one platform to aid large-volume natural gas customers to better manage energy needs.

PG&E Seeks Buyers for Pleasant Creek Natural Gas Storage in CA

Pacific Gas and Electric Company plans to sell its Pleasant Creek natural gas storage field located in Yolo County, California.

Enbridge to Begin Line 3 Replacement Project

Enbridge has received all permits and approvals needed to begin the company's Line 3 Replacement Project.

CenterPoint Energy Receives Approval for Made-In-Minnesota RNG

CenterPoint Energy has received approval to open its Minnesota RNG distribution system.

Natural Gas Compressor Given Go-Ahead by Feds to Operate

A natural gas compressor station owned by Enbridge has been given the go-ahead to begin operating.

Consumers Energy's Application for Natural Gas Pipeline Approved

Consumers Energy’s has been approved to build a wider natural gas pipeline to replace the existing line that is beginning to erode.

Top Gas Utility Companies Collaborate on Hydrogen Blending Demonstration Program

Southern California Gas and San Diego Electric are working together to create California's first Hydrogen Blending Demonstration Program.

Consumers Energy Completes Four-Year Saginaw Trail Pipeline Project

11/24/2020

Consumers Energy completed the construction of the Saginaw Trail Pipeline to upgrade 90 miles of natural gas pipelines and infrastructure in Michigan.

SoCalGas and the Yorba Linda Water District Install Natural Gas Generators to Support Emergency Water Service

11/24/2020

Southern California Gas and the Yorba Linda Water District install a new natural gas-powered electricity generator that will provide back-up power in emergencies.

UGI Energy Services Invests in Renewable Gas Project

UGI Energy Services invests in New Energy One HoldCo which is part of the team developing a utility-scale renewable natural gas project in Idaho.

$5.2M Hydrogen Blending Pilot Project Will Further Explore the Greening of the Natural Gas Grid

A new hydrogen blending pilot project aims to make the natural gas supply greener.

Babcock & Wilcox Thermal to Supply Equipment for Power Plant Upgrade to Natural Gas

Babcock & Wilcox announced that B&W Thermal segment will supply equipment for a power plant to upgrade to natural gas.

Callahan Pipeline Completion Announced in Northeast Florida

Peninsula Pipeline Company, Inc. along with SeaCoast Gas Transmission have completed the Callahan Intrastate Pipeline in Northeast Florida, bringing additional natural gas capacity to Nassau and Duval Counties.