To the rescue: Williams helps responders update rescue equipment

To the rescue: Williams helps responders update rescue equipment

Fire departments, schools, parks and townships are a few of the 44 Pennsylvania organizations that will receive $326,800 in funding this spring from Williams through its bi-annual Atlantic Sunrise community grant program. Two of the emergency response organizations in Lebanon County, Pa., are the Friendship Fire Company and the Lawn Volunteer Fire Company, both of … Continue reading To the rescue: Williams helps responders update rescue equipment

Market forces driving increased use of natural gas, cleaner energy mix

Market forces driving increased use of natural gas, cleaner energy mix

Natural gas has played and will continue to play a critical role in power generation within the United States, according to a new study conducted by Pace Global and commissioned by the Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA). The report, titled “Natural Gas: Essential to a lower carbon energy future,” documents numerous reasons that the U.S. electric … Continue reading Market forces driving increased use of natural gas, cleaner energy mix

Emergency, pipeline crews work together during training exercise

Emergency, pipeline crews work together during training exercise

Nearly 100 people participated in an emergency training exercise in central Virginia recently to ensure that emergency personnel are adequately prepared in the event of a natural gas pipeline emergency. Williams coordinated the training exercise along its Transco pipeline in Concord, Va., enlisting the participation of the local utility company, as well as responders from the Virginia … Continue reading Emergency, pipeline crews work together during training exercise

Innovative partnership helps enhance Pennsylvania nature trails

Innovative partnership helps enhance Pennsylvania nature trails

A new video highlights the innovative partnership between Williams and conservation organizations in central and northeastern Pennsylvania, helping support the creation of almost eight miles of new nature trails expected to be used by around 200,000 people annually. Through its Atlantic Sunrise Environmental Stewardship Program, Williams is voluntarily supporting conservation projects that will benefit natural … Continue reading Innovative partnership helps enhance Pennsylvania nature trails

Gulf Trace project placed into service

Gulf Trace project placed into service

Williams Partners recently announced that it has successfully placed into service its Gulf Trace project, an expansion of the Transco pipeline system to serve the Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: CQP) Sabine Pass Liquefaction export terminal in Cameron Parish, La. This video shows you the key role that Williams Partners is playing in support of … Continue reading Gulf Trace project placed into service

In-kind donation big win for Eastern Wyoming College

In-kind donation big win for Eastern Wyoming College

The Eastern Wyoming College (EWC) in Douglas, Wyo., recently received a significant amount of materials from Williams as an in-kind gift. Brett Cavanagh, Williams Land Representative explained that the donated items were materials that were left after the initial construction of the plant and from other pipeline projects throughout the area. He added, “We auctioned … Continue reading In-kind donation big win for Eastern Wyoming College

U.S. leads in CO2 emissions reductions

U.S. leads in CO2 emissions reductions

At Williams, we’re proud of our role in bringing clean natural gas to communities across the country. And, we’re making a difference in the overall reduction of carbon dioxide emissions, as shown in the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) recent article. The article states that global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions were flat for a third straight … Continue reading U.S. leads in CO2 emissions reductions

Northwest Pipeline recognized for industry-leading customer service

Northwest Pipeline recognized for industry-leading customer service

Each year, Mastio & Company conducts a national, industry-wide customer satisfaction study for natural gas transmission pipelines. Customers of pipelines – generally local natural gas distribution companies and electric utilities – need large, reliable supplies of natural gas from companies like ours so they can serve residential and commercial customers. Of those surveyed, the most … Continue reading Northwest Pipeline recognized for industry-leading customer service

Call 811 before breaking ground on this year’s garden

Call 811 before breaking ground on this year’s garden

As April showers fade and the gotta-get-my-hands-in-the-dirt gardening bug hits, remember safety starts at home, which is why it is no coincidence that April is National Safe Digging Month. While it may seem harmless enough to jump right in and start digging your well-planned garden, or digging a hole to plant your new tree, to … Continue reading Call 811 before breaking ground on this year’s garden