Pennsylvania natural gas production continues to climb

According to a report issued this month by the U.S. Energy Information Administration,  the shale gas boom in the northeastern U.S. has been the chief driver of growth in U.S. natural gas production since 2012. The EIA’s Drilling Productivity Report says that natural gas production in the Appalachia region — namely the Marcellus and Utica Shale plays — … Continue reading Pennsylvania natural gas production continues to climb

Report: Gas power on the rise in the South

Natural gas continues to fuel the power generation market in the southeastern U.S., accounting for 42 percent of electricity generation last year — far in excess of the national average of 34 percent. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, coal’s share of total electricity generation in the South declined over the past decade, from 50 … Continue reading Report: Gas power on the rise in the South

Williams awarded for excellent hangar rehab model

Williams partnership to restore historic airplane hangars at New York’s Floyd Bennett Field was honored by the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation with the Chairman’s Award for Achievement in Historic Preservation. The award was given during the group’s fall business meeting in Washington, D.C. The rehabilitation project avoided environmentally costly new construction, and is an … Continue reading Williams awarded for excellent hangar rehab model

Transco pipeline seeks FERC approval for Gateway Project

On Nov. 15, 2017, Transco filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) seeking authorization for its Gateway Expansion Project, designed to create 65,000 dekatherms per day of firm transportation capacity for northeastern markets in time for the 2020/2021 winter heating season. The project could provide enough natural gas for about 300,000 homes. Transco has executed precedent … Continue reading Transco pipeline seeks FERC approval for Gateway Project

Cabot gets glimpse of compression prototype

  A recent cloudy and windy day in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, signaled the first real hints that cooler fall weather is upon us and here to stay. And though the sky was overcast, for Cabot Oil and Gas Corporation leaders who were on hand to see the final stages of construction of Williams’ Potter Compressor … Continue reading Cabot gets glimpse of compression prototype

ICYMI: ‘Williams’ Transco system matters more than ever’

In case you missed it, the Tulsa World published a feature on Williams’ Transco pipeline earlier this month, highlighting how critical the asset is for millions of people thousands of miles away who rely on natural gas for heating homes and generating power. The feature by Samuel Hardiman, titled “One of the nation’s oldest pipelines, … Continue reading ICYMI: ‘Williams’ Transco system matters more than ever’

Transco pipeline seeks FERC approval for project 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 Rivervale South to Market project, which would create 190,000 dekatherms per day of firm transportation capacity to northeastern markets in time for the 2019/2020 winter heating season. Transco has executed precedent agreements with Direct Energy Business Marketing, LLC … Continue reading Transco pipeline seeks FERC approval for project to serve growing demand for natural gas in Northeastern U.S.

No major damage identified by Williams following Hurricane Harvey

Williams facilities that serve gas and oil producers in the Gulf Coast area experienced no major damage as a result of Hurricane Harvey. The majority of the Williams facilities required to handle offshore production have been inspected and are ready for service. The company said it is starting to see some offshore production come back … Continue reading No major damage identified by Williams following Hurricane Harvey

Williams and Williams Partners report second-quarter 2017 financial results

On Aug. 2, 2017, Williams (NYSE: WMB) and Williams Partners (NYSE: WPZ) announced their financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2017.  For Williams: 2Q 2017 Net Income of $81 Million For Williams: 2Q 2017 Adjusted EBITDA of $1.113 Billion, Up $48 Million For Williams Partners: 2Q 2017 Net Income of … Continue reading Williams and Williams Partners report second-quarter 2017 financial results

From the Archives: Transco Year 1

To fully appreciate the astounding level of growth on our Transco pipeline, it’s important to not lose sight of where we started. Take a moment to check out Transco’s second annual report, printed in 1950. The report provides a rare peek back in time, providing some interesting and amusing color that contextualizes the humble beginnings … Continue reading From the Archives: Transco Year 1