Tag: Energy Transfer Partners

Dakota Access Pipeline oil spill response plan ordered by US judge

Dakota Access Pipeline oil spill response plan ordered by US judge

Dakota Access plan to be created by April 2018 A federal judge has ordered the owners of the Dakota Access Pipeline to work alongside local Native American tribes and the Army Corps of Engineers to create an oil-spill response plan for the controversial pipeline by next April. US District Judge James Boasberg says his decision […]

CalPERS staff says fund should not divest from Dakota Access

CalPERS staff says fund should not divest from Dakota Access

CalPERS says it will use engagement to change Dakota Access corporate behavior By Rory Carroll SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 6 (Reuters) – California Public Employees’ Retirement System should maintain its investments in the controversial Dakota Access oil pipeline project in order to exert influence over the companies involved, staff for the largest U.S. public pension fund […]

By February 7, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Dakota Access Pipeline to start in 2nd quarter: Phillips 66 CEO

Dakota Access Pipeline to start in 2nd quarter: Phillips 66 CEO

Dakota Access Pipeline to carry 470,000 barrels of crude per day NEW YORK, Feb 3 (Reuters) – The chief executive of Phillips 66 said on Friday he expects the Dakota Access Pipeline to start operations in the second quarter, even though the project – which has sparked protests by Native Americans and environmentalists – is […]

By February 3, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Dakota Access easement denied by Army engineers – reports

Dakota Access easement denied by Army engineers – reports

President-Elect Donald Trump has voiced support for Dakota Access, suggesting denial may not stand Update @ 2:45 p.m. Mountain: “Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced that it will not be granting the easement to cross Lake Oahe for the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline,” the Standing Rock Sious tribe said in a statement. “Instead, the […]

Sunoco Logistics to acquire Energy Transfer Partners, parent of Dakota Access

Sunoco Logistics to acquire Energy Transfer Partners, parent of Dakota Access

ETP and SXL have spent $15 billion in organic growth capital over past several years Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P.(SXL) and Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. announced they entered into merger agreement providing for the acquisition of Energy Transfer Partners by SXL in a unit-for-unit transaction. The transaction was approved by the boards of directors and conflicts […]

By November 21, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Dakota Access pipeline protest will continue through winter – Native American leaders

Dakota Access pipeline protest will continue through winter – Native American leaders

“Let’s reroute the pipeline. It doesn’t have to put our water at risk” – Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II, Dakota Access pipeline protest (Reuters) – Native American leaders vowed on Saturday to protest through the winter against Dakota Access Pipeline they say threatens water resources and sacred lands and are weighing lawsuits over police […]

Oil/gas industry’s Dakota Access pipeline strategy is risky and likely to fail

Oil/gas industry’s Dakota Access pipeline strategy is risky and likely to fail

Alliance of Native Americans and environmental groups could spell big trouble for industry, a la Keystone XL fiasco Energy Transfer Partners and the American Petroleum Institute have just made a huge strategic mistake with their handling of the Dakota Access pipeline protests. When the protests were just starting, there was opportunity for the pipeline company […]

By September 15, 2016 3 Comments Read More →