New electric generating capacity in 2019 will come from renewables and natural gas

New electric generating capacity in 2019 will come from renewables and natural gas

According to EIA’s latest inventory of electric generators, wind, natural gas, and solar will lead the new electricity capacity in the United States in 2019. Meanwhile coal-fired generation will account for more than half of scheduled capacity retirements. The report says that this year the U.S. electric power sector will add 23.7 gigawatts (GW) of … Continue reading New electric generating capacity in 2019 will come from renewables and natural gas

Williams’ Southeastern Trail project receives favorable environmental assessment

Williams’ Southeastern Trail project receives favorable environmental assessment

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) recently published its environmental assessment (EA) for Williams’ Southeastern Trail Project, concluding that the project would not significantly affect the environment. The Southeastern Trail Expansion Project creates additional firm transportation capacity to serve utility and local distribution companies located in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. The project consists of approximately 7.7 … Continue reading Williams’ Southeastern Trail project receives favorable environmental assessment

Williams’ Transco Pipeline delivers record volumes this winter

Williams’ Transco Pipeline delivers record volumes this winter

Williams recently delivered a record amount of natural gas on its Transco interstate gas pipeline, providing essential services to gas distribution companies, power generators, LNG exports and other customers located along the Eastern Seaboard and Gulf Coast. The nation’s largest-volume natural gas transmission system, Transco delivered a record-breaking 15.68 million dekatherms (MMdt) on Jan. 21, … Continue reading Williams’ Transco Pipeline delivers record volumes this winter

New York utility highlights importance of Williams’ pipeline project

New York utility highlights importance of Williams’ pipeline project

A recent Newsday article highlighted the importance of Williams’ Northeast Supply Enhancement Project. The Feb. 1 article quotes National Grid New York president John Bruckner advocating for the Transco pipeline expansion which is designed to provide 400 million cubic feet per day of additional natural gas service to customers in New York City and Long Island. Bruckner tells Newsday … Continue reading New York utility highlights importance of Williams’ pipeline project

2018 Matching Gifts Deadline Feb. 28

2018 Matching Gifts Deadline Feb. 28

Williams’ Matching Gifts Program takes the individual community contributions of our retirees and employees and doubles the impact. It’s a powerful way to make a difference with organizations. Gifts to eligible 501(c)(3) organizations, public or private schools, colleges/universities are matched dollar-for-dollar up to $5,000 per retiree, per calendar year. For 2018 Matching Gifts to be paid, … Continue reading 2018 Matching Gifts Deadline Feb. 28

Q&A with Sherri Chilivetis

Q&A with Sherri Chilivetis

Former role:  IT Manager, Williams Gas Pipeline Number of years with Williams: 22 years Number of years retired: Almost 8! Q: How are you spending time in your retirement? A: After spending several years assisting elderly parents, I now focus on playing with young ones, our six grandchildren! My husband and I love to travel, and we … Continue reading Q&A with Sherri Chilivetis

Williams Retirees Contribute $275,000 to United Ways

Williams Retirees Contribute $275,000 to United Ways

Williams’ 2018 United Way campaign was a huge success! The company-wide campaign raised $3,477,198 – an eight percent increase over 2017 totals. This total includes $275,000 from retirees, and this is before the company match.  The Salt Lake City campaign raised a record total with a very successful retiree reception that will likely be a … Continue reading Williams Retirees Contribute $275,000 to United Ways

State of American Energy 2019

State of American Energy 2019

The American Petroleum Institute (API) recently released its 2019 State of American Energy Report, presenting a bright outlook for U.S. oil and natural gas while highlighting broad public support for America’s role as an energy leader. The report makes clear how the U.S. energy industry has changed America’s role in global energy production. Today, the U.S. … Continue reading State of American Energy 2019

Williams’ NESE Project receives final Environmental Impact Statement from FERC

Williams’ NESE Project receives final Environmental Impact Statement from FERC

Williams’ Northeast Supply Enhancement Project reached a major milestone when the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on Jan. 25, concluding that environmental impacts would be reduced to “less than significant levels” with the implementation of mitigation measures proposed by Williams and FERC. The Northeast Supply Enhancement Project will provide additional gas supply … Continue reading Williams’ NESE Project receives final Environmental Impact Statement from FERC