Work on Energy Transfer's Mariner lines halted after spills
Pennsylvania officials shut down construction on Energy Transfer Partners LP's Mariner East 2 pipeline project across the state yesterday, after environmental groups complained that the company's sloppy construction was contaminating water.
Anti-fracking activists continue to pressure state regulators
More than 30 people pressed Colorado's oil and gas regulators to crack down on drilling in urban areas in the wake of a deadly home explosion and drop an appeal of a court decision dealing with public health.
Colo. still compiling info of pipelines near homes
As Colorado regulators continue a first-of-its-kind inventory of oil and gas infrastructure located near homes, pressure is building on the state to make the information clearer and more accessible.
Facebook's Zuckerberg hears a lot about 'hope' in N.D.
Facebook Inc. founder Mark Zuckerberg visited the heart of North Dakota's Bakken Shale oil field this week and wrote a post that highlighted the plight of oil field workers.
Budget's in limbo again, and a gas tax is still unlikely
Pennsylvania lawmakers adjourned last night without passing a plan to fund the state government, but they appeared poised to reject Gov. Tom Wolf's proposal to tax the gas industry for the third year in a row.