January 27, 2022 | Press Releases

GAIN Statement on Tribe’s Decision to Withdraw “Cooperating Agency” Status on DAPL Review

After years of attempting to shutter the crude oil pipeline and calling for additional environmental review, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe today withdrew their status as a cooperating agency with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). As part of the review process, the Corps included several […]

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January 25, 2022 | Blog

EIA: 14 U.S. Petroleum Liquids Pipeline Projects were Completed in 2021

Last week, The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) updated their Liquids Pipeline Projects Database, which is an overview of the pipeline projects that have been completed in the U.S. According to the database, there were 14 petroleum liquids pipelines projects completed in 2021. Of the 14 completed projects: Six projects were new pipelines. Five projects […]

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January 24, 2022 | Blog

Biden’s First Year in Office: Failed Energy Policies that Hurt America

This past week, RealClear Energy published an op-ed by Kevin Mooney titled Revisiting the Keystone XL Pipeline and Joe Biden’s False Promise of ‘Green Jobs.’ Exactly a year after President Biden took office, Mooney analyzes the president’s failing energy decisions that have stifled American energy production. The Biden Administration didn’t start out on the right […]

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January 24, 2022 | Blog

Investment in Energy Infrastructure is Key to Expanding U.S. LNG Capabilities

Texans for Natural Gas recently published a study highlighting the United States’ growing liquefied natural gas production and its benefits. Made possible by the “shale revolution” since 2008, an abundance of natural gas and surging production has turned the U.S. into one of the world’s largest exporters of the fuel just over the past five […]

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January 12, 2022 | Press Releases

GAIN Statement on Illinois Court Decision Vacating DAPL Capacity Expansion

An Illinois appellate court today vacated approval given by the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) allowing the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) to nearly double its transport capacity. In 2020 the ICC approved the addition of pump stations that would boost the pipeline’s capacity from 570,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil to 1.1 million bpd. […]

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