American Kennel Club posthumously honors last surviving 9/11 dog

American Kennel Club posthumously honors last surviving 9/11 dog

The American Kennel Club (AKC), the nation’s largest purebred dog registry and leading advocate for dogs, posthumously presented the last surviving 9/11 search and rescue dog, Bretagne, with the 2017 Empire State Award for Canine Excellence (ACE) on Tuesday, March 21. This award recognizes canine heroes who have significantly impacted the community while serving in … Continue reading American Kennel Club posthumously honors last surviving 9/11 dog

Williams seeks FERC approval to serve growing demand for natural gas in Northeastern U.S.

Williams seeks FERC approval to serve growing demand for natural gas in Northeastern U.S.

Williams’ Transco pipeline 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. Transco has executed precedent agreements with subsidiaries of National Grid … Continue reading Williams seeks FERC approval to serve growing demand for natural gas in Northeastern U.S.

NYC emergency responders receive boost from Williams community grants

NYC emergency responders receive boost from Williams community grants

Local emergency services, community, educational and environmental initiatives are benefiting from more than $91,000 in grants distributed to community organizations that reside in, and /or provide services to the area surrounding Rockaway, N.Y. Williams – a major operator of natural gas infrastructure in New York – recently announced the latest recipients of the Rockaway Community Grant … Continue reading NYC emergency responders receive boost from Williams community grants

Pennsylvania natural gas production up 10 percent in 2016

Pennsylvania natural gas production up 10 percent in 2016

Pennsylvania natural gas production increased 10 percent in 2016, according to an article published recently in the Pittsburgh Business Journal. Citing data released by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, the article notes that there were 5.05 trillion cubic feet of natural gas produced in shale plays in the commonwealth during the year — up … Continue reading Pennsylvania natural gas production up 10 percent in 2016

Atchie shares Atlantic Sunrise updates at LiUNA conference

Atchie shares Atlantic Sunrise updates at LiUNA conference

Besides delivering domestic, abundant natural gas, Williams’ Atlantic Sunrise project will also deliver direct economic benefits to thousands of construction laborers tasked with installing the nearly $3 billion energy infrastructure project. That was the message delivered by Mike Atchie, Williams Partners’ manager of public outreach, speaking at the Laborers International Union of North America (LiUNA)’s … Continue reading Atchie shares Atlantic Sunrise updates at LiUNA conference

Petro Pro presentation inspires love of rocks

Petro Pro presentation inspires love of rocks

Zac Tunin and I have something in common. We’re both volunteers with the Oklahoma Energy Resources Board’s “Petro Pro” program that brings energy professionals to classrooms across Oklahoma, teaching kids about our state’s natural energy resources. Zac, a student at Oklahoma State University, is studying to become a geologist because he was inspired by a … Continue reading Petro Pro presentation inspires love of rocks

Williams honored by Tulsa Global Alliance

Williams honored by Tulsa Global Alliance

The Tulsa Global Alliance’s mission is to foster positive international relations and the organization just honored Williams with its Above & Beyond Award for Best Corporate Host. For many years Williams has hosted foreign visitors in Tulsa and in Houston. Besides offering commanding spectacular views from our office towers in both Houston and Tulsa, our employees share information about energy, community … Continue reading Williams honored by Tulsa Global Alliance

United Way of Northern New Jersey says ‘Thank You’ to Williams

United Way of Northern New Jersey says ‘Thank You’ to Williams

The United Way of Northern New Jersey recently thanked the company’s New Jersey volunteers for making a difference in the lives of thousands of individuals this holiday season. United Way Manager of Regional Volunteer Engagement Lisa Galonardo sent the following letter in appreciation of Williams participation in its 27th annual Gifts of the Season program. “Because of … Continue reading United Way of Northern New Jersey says ‘Thank You’ to Williams