Environmental partnership enhances Texas Wildlife Management Area

Environmental partnership enhances Texas Wildlife Management Area

It is daybreak at the Richland Creek Wildlife Management Area (WMA) and the excitement of a new day is palpable through the animated sound of hundreds of waterfowl as they break the sleepy morning silence. Sounds – that a few years ago – were disappearing due to the loss the emergent marshes and bottom-land hardwood … Continue reading Environmental partnership enhances Texas Wildlife Management Area

Natural gas leads clean electricity production

Natural gas leads clean electricity production

Former assistant administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, J. Winston Porter, penned a recent op-ed for The Hill highlighting the ascendance of natural gas for electric power generation, which has risen from about 20 percent seven years ago to 35 percent now. According to Porter, during the past 10 years natural gas has emerged as a pillar … Continue reading Natural gas leads clean electricity production

Williams works with Pennsylvania to protect rare species of woodrat

Williams works with Pennsylvania to protect rare species of woodrat

A peculiar rock structure on Williams’ pipeline right of way in Northumberland County, Pa., is helping to protect a rare species of woodrat. Williams partnered with the Pennsylvania Game Commission to help protect the Allegheny woodrat, a threatened species once considered a common resident of Pennsylvania’s mountains. During right of way restoration work associated with … Continue reading Williams works with Pennsylvania to protect rare species of woodrat

Williams seeks FERC approval for Leidy South Project

Williams seeks FERC approval for Leidy South Project

Williams’ Transco interstate pipeline filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) seeking authorization for its Leidy South project, which is proposed to connect robust supplies of natural gas in the Marcellus and Utica producing regions in Pennsylvania with markets along the Atlantic Seaboard by the 2021-2022 winter heating season. The $531 million … Continue reading Williams seeks FERC approval for Leidy South Project