Fast growth, capacity on track for northeast US shale gas pipelines

A surge in pipeline capacity for natural gas in the U.S. Northeast this year and next is expected to boost profits for producers and help hold down prices for Midwest and East Coast buyers. The $13.8 billion infrastructure build-out involves seven large pipeline proposals that will take gas in all directions. Producers in the Marcellus…


Marcellus natural gas takeaway pipeline projects advance

From the US Energy Information Administration latest Natural Gas Weekly bulletin: Last week, the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved three projects to increase natural gas takeaway capacity from the Marcellus Shale formation. It approved the Texas Eastern Appalachia to Market (TEAM) 2014 project expansions on Spectra’s Texas Eastern Transmission Co (Tetco) pipeline. Then…