Notice of Availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed PennEast Pipeline Project

The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) has prepared a draft environmental impact statement for the PennEast Pipeline Project, proposed by PennEast Pipeline Company, LLC. Any person wishing to comment on the draft EIS may do so. To ensure consideration of your comments on the proposal in the final EIS, it… Read more »

PennEast Statement on FERC Issuance of Draft Environmental Impact Statement

Background: The following is a statement by Pat Kornick, spokesperson for PennEast Pipeline Company, regarding today’s issuance of FERC‘s Notice of Availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS). “Today’s announcement by FERC is another major step forward in the review of the PennEast Pipeline Project and the goal to safely deliver clean, American-made energy…. Read more »

PennEast Highlighted At “Think About Energy” Briefing

The PennEast Pipeline Project was featured in a recent “Think About Energy” Briefing this spring. The Briefing – the ninth in a series held across Pennsylvania over the past three years – once again brought together natural gas producers, “midstream” companies, and a range of businesses that are taking advantage of low-cost natural gas to… Read more »

Two Leading New Jersey Business Organizations Add to Growing PennEast Pipeline Momentum

Meadowlands Regional Chamber of CommerceSouthern New Jersey Development Council The Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Southern New Jersey Development Council, collectively representing hundreds of businesses and thousands of employees in two opposite corners of New Jersey, have endorsed the PennEast Pipeline Project. The two new endorsements add to an overwhelming list of nearly… Read more »

PennEast Responds to NJ Congresswoman’s Attempt to Stop Pipeline

PennEast Pipeline Company introduced the proposed PennEast Pipeline Project in August 2014. Pending regulatory approval, the PennEast Pipeline Project has an estimated in-service date of second half of 2018. This approximately four-year timeline demonstrates the rigorous pipeline review process in place. The existing process, administered by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, thoroughly considers need and… Read more »

PennEast: “Simply Good Public Policy”

The region’s leading business associations, representing tens of thousands of employees, continue to voice their support for affordable energy and reliable natural gas. This month the Pennsylvania Business Council (PBC) reaffirmed their support for the PennEast Pipeline to lower manufacturing costs and increase benefits for families and businesses alike. “We believe the PennEast Pipeline is… Read more »

U.S. Senate Hearing On Pipeline Infrastructure

Today, the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee held a hearing to examine oil and gas pipeline infrastructure and the economic, safety, environmental, permitting, construction, and maintenance considerations associated with that infrastructure. Witness testimony included Sean McGarvey, president of North America’s Building Trades Unions, who explained: “In any successful organization, labor or otherwise, being… Read more »

PA Chemical Industry Supports PennEast

This past Tuesday, the same day Shell Chemical Appalachia announced it was moving forward with a multibillion-dollar ethane cracker in western Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Chemical Industry Council (PCIC) weighed-in with their support for the PennEast Pipeline. “To ensure the chemical industry’s continued growth in Pennsylvania and the region, manufacturers need to be assured they can… Read more »

PennEast Requests New Jersey Governing Bodies Begin Collaborative Green Acres Diversion Process

(WYOMISSING, Pa.) – Several local governing bodies have another opportunity to provide input into the PennEast Pipeline Project by participating in a transparent, thorough and collaborative process regarding the proposed diversion of portions of open space parcels under the New Jersey Green Acres program. Under the program, not only does existing open space revert to… Read more »