The Dallas-based pipeline company said Thomas Long would succeed Jamie Welch as CFO.
The deals would carve off parts of the planned $2 billion Elba Island liquefied natural gas facility and the $1.1 billion Palmetto refined products pipeline.
The agency is currently studying emission levels of what it terms “hazardous air pollutants,” a category that includes 187 compounds including benzene, a chemical found in gasoline.
The National Energy Board has come under fire recently as it grapples with about $18 billion in new proposed, controversial pipelines carrying oil sands crude.
Saboteurs represent the latest hassle Western Canada faces in getting its crude to coastal markets as plans to build new pipelines are stymied by environmental and legal challenges.
The 35 percent capital budget cut from last year comes amid the ongoing oil crash and just two weeks after Moody’s Investor Service downgraded Williams’ credit rating. Williams said it is slicing its capital budget from $3.3 billion down to $2.1 billion for the year.
Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain project would nearly triple pipeline capacity from 300,000 to 890,000 barrels of crude oil a day. It would carry oil from Alberta’s oil sands to the Vancouver area to be loaded on to barges and tankers for Asian and U.S. markets.
Santa Barbara County planners are expected to decide in about a week whether to grant Exxon Mobil Corp.’s latest request to use trucks to move more than 17 million gallons of oil stranded in storage after the pipeline shut down in May after the break.
The burn-off plan is being abandoned over fears that it could not be done safely, SoCalGas, which is owned by Sempra Energy, said in a statement.
The link, first proposed in April 2015, will be accomplished with a relatively small, nine mile, 24-inch diameter pipe at a cost of $50 million.