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January 30, 2017 – Governors can wield influence over pipelines – Commonwealth Magazine

January 30, 2017 – MassPLAN Answer in Opposition to TGP’s renewed request for notice

January 23, 2017 – PLAN/BEAT Comment letter to Judge Agostini regarding Compensation Judgement – (*This letter was prepared for submission to Judge Agostini.  However, the Berkshire Superior Court would not accept the letter when Jane Winn of the Berkshire Environmental Action Team (BEAT) sought to submit it, as BEAT is not a party to the eminent domain proceeding.)

January 17, 2017The Role of the Commonwealth in Preventing Overbuild of Natural Gas Infrastructure – legislative briefing presentation

*** Filings relating to Kinder Morgan’s Connecticut Expansion Project are available here. ***

December 29, 2016Massachusetts Settles Dispute With Kinder Morgan Over Pipeline – NEPR

December 21, 2016 – PLAN letter to FERC re: closing the Access Northeast PF16-1 Docket

October 5, 2016 – Legal logjam delays Tennessee Gas Pipeline project into 2017 – Berkshire Eagle

October 4, 2016 – Berkshire County natural gas pipeline tangled in legal challenges – MassLive

September 27, 2016 – Sandisfield pipeline spawns water quality battles on three fronts, potentially delaying the projectBerkshire Edge

July 25, 2016 – PLAN Letter to FERC re: 401WQ appeal and activity restrictions

July 20, 2016TGP Connecticut Expansion Request for Adjudicatory hearing 7-20-16 (Request for Adjudicatory Hearing)

July 20, 2016 – PLAN and BEAT Join Forces To Appeal MassDEP 401WQ Certificate Issued for TGP Connecticut Expansion Project


June 22, 2016 – PLAN re Weymouth Request for Advisory Opinion

May 30, 2016 – PLAN Spectra Scoping Comments – Segmentation, Air Quality and Noise

May 11, 2016 – PLAN To FERC re Spectra Scoping and EA

May 23rd – Kinder Morgan officially withdrew its application from FERC Docket #16-21

May 2nd – PLAN filed Motion To Dismiss and Deny NED Application with Prejudice and Terminate Proceeding Immediately

April 22nd – MA DPU issued a Stay of Tennessee request to survey properties (Dockets 16-01, -02, and -03)

April 20th – Kinder Morgan Statement on Northeast Direct Energy project. KM/TGP has “suspended further work and expenditures on the Northeast Energy Direct (NED) project.

April 15th – Berkshire Superior Court hearing Kinder Morgan v. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Read about it here.

» Kinder Morgan FERC application and related files available for review here.
» Mass. Attorney General’s Regional Electric Reliability Options Study, 11-18-15


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