An Enterprise fractionator at its Mont Belvieu complex. (Enterprise Products Partners photo)

Enterprise Products Partners reports record year

on
Enterprise Products Partners distributed $2.74 per unit to its investors last year, the Houston pipeline company said in announcing fourth-quarter and full-year financial results.
(Daniel Acker/Bloomberg file)

Pipeline companies head to court over partnership dispute

on
Energy Transfer Partners claims Houston-based Enterprise Products Partners broke its commitment to jointly build a pipeline from Okahoma to Houston and argues Canadian pipeline giant Enbridge conspired to illegally cut ETP out of the deal.
Shell-Logo-323x300

Shell said to seek buyers for stake in Ho-Ho Pipeline

on
Shell is working with Barclays to solicit offers for a stake of as much as $1 billion.
Categories: Pipelines
Protestors at the National Mall call on President Obama to reject the Keystone XL pipeline on Feb. 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Keystone XL pressure mounts before State of the Union

on
President Barack Obama isn’t likely to utter a word about the controversial Keystone XL pipeline during his State of the Union address Tuesday night — but that isn’t stopping fans and foes of the project from pressing the issue as the White House puts the final touches on the speech.
Welders work on a joint between two sections of pipe during construction of Keystone XL's southern leg in Prague, Oklahoma. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

GOP senators demand decision on Keystone XL

on
Republican senators on Friday asked President Barack Obama to make a final decision soon on whether to permit the Keystone XL pipeline that would link Canada’s oil sands with Gulf Coast refineries.
(Photo: Loozrboy/Flickr)

Koch ends plans for pipeline to Illinois from Bakken

on
Koch Pipeline Co. called off plans to build a 250,000-barrel-a-day crude line to Illinois from North Dakota’s Bakken formation, where a shale boom has helped lift domestic production to the highest in a quarter-century.
(Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

Keystone XL southern leg launches as safest pipeline ever, CEO says

on
TransCanada has started delivering oil to the Texas coast through the southern leg of the Keystone XL pipeline, the Canadian company confirmed Wednesday.
A crewman directs a pipe on a site for TransCanada's Keystone XL project in Wood County, Texas, in 2012. (Cody Duty / Houston Chronicle)

Commentary: A tale of two pipelines — It’s time for common sense to prevail

on
Even as Keystone XL’s southern leg launches today, delay pervades the remainder of the Keystone XL pipeline. Why more than five years after the initial filing are we still waiting for a final decision from the Obama Administration?
A fire from a train derailment burns uncontrollably as seen in this aerial photograph Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, west of Casselton, N.D. (AP Photo/The Forum, Michael Vosburg)

In N. Dakota, derailment strengthens pipeline push

on
The explosive derailment of an oil train near Casselton last month has North Dakota’s senators pushing harder than ever for expanded oil pipelines.
Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird (L), US Secretary of State John Kerry (C) and Mexican Foreign Minister Jose Antonio Meade walk after conducting a press conference at the US State Department during the North America Trilateral Ministerial meetings in Washington. ( AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards/Getty Images)

Kerry: No rush to decide on Keystone XL pipeline

on
Kerry said “a lot of questions” have been raised on the 1,700-mile pipeline proposed by Calgary-based TransCanada. He said the questions require answers.