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Browse this inventory to get a quick grasp on news and announcements regarding the Transco pipeline’s Northeast Supply Enhancement project.
(Williams' 06/20/18 Statement) --In coordination with New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP), Williams has taken the administrative procedural step of withdrawing and resubmitting its Clean Water Act (CWA) Section 401 Water Quality Certification (WQC) application for our Northeast Supply Enhancement Project to provide the agency with sufficient time to complete its evaluation of potential water quality impacts.
(Williams' 05/16/18 Statement) -- Williams has resubmitted its Clean Water Act Section 401 Water Quality Certification (WQC) permit application with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) for our Northeast Supply Enhancement Project.
(PRESS RELEASE) -- During much of the past year we have been working closely with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) to satisfy the conditions necessary for the issuance of the State’s 401 Water Quality Certification (WQC) permit for our Northeast Supply Enhancement Project.
(BLOG POST) -- Williams’ Northeast Supply Enhancement project reached a major milestone March 23, 2018, when it received notice that that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued the draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), concluding that environmental impacts would be reduced to “less than significant levels” with the implementation of mitigation measures proposed by the company and FERC.
(BLOG POST) -- A new report released by the New York Building Congress says New York City needs more natural gas pipelines before the planned closure of the Indian Point nuclear plant. The study titled “Electricity Outlook: Powering New York City’s Future” says that New York City’s need for energy will expand as Indian Point’s scheduled 2021 deactivation approaches. It points out that 81.5% of the city’s electricity comes from natural gas burned in the five boroughs—and that more will be needed to keep New York’s lights on once the Indian Point nuclear plant is taken offline. Read the full blog post here.
(PRESS RELEASE) -- Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) today released the results of a comprehensive study authored by researchers at Rutgers University analyzing the economic impact of the proposed Northeast Supply Enhancement project – a nearly $1 billion energy infrastructure investment designed to increase natural gas deliveries to New York City in time for the 2019/2020 winter heating season. Click here to read the entire news release.
(BLOG POST) -- A new video provides a quick, high-level overview of Williams’ Northeast Supply Enhancement project, which has been designed to expand the existing Transco natural gas pipeline system in the northeastern U.S. by the 2019/2020 winter heating season. View the video here.
(BLOG POST) Community, labor and business leaders from across New York have announced the launch of New Yorkers for Affordable Energy, a coalition dedicated to supporting access to cleaner, reliable and affordable sources of energy for residential and business consumers.
TULSA, Okla.--(PRESS RELEASE)--Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ) announced today that Transco has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) seeking authorization for its Northeast Supply Enhancement project, which would create 400,000 dekatherms per day of incremental firm transportation capacity to markets in the northeastern United States for the 2019/2020 winter heating season.
Recently, Williams reached a significant milestone in the development of a pipeline project designed to increase natural gas deliveries to the northeastern United States for the 2019/2020 winter heating season.
(BlOG POST) Breathe easy: New York City’s air quality has reached the cleanest levels in more than 50 years, thanks in large part to natural gas.
TULSA, Okla.--(PRESS RELEASE)--Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced today that it is initiating a binding open season from May 16 to June 9, 2016 for the Northeast Supply Enhancement project, an expansion of the Transco interstate pipeline to provide incremental firm natural gas transportation capacity to demand markets in the northeastern United States. Transco plans to place the project into service for the 2019/2020 winter heating season.
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