Take a tour of proposed compressor station 206

The scope of the Northeast Supply Enhancement project includes the construction of a new Williams compressor facility located on a 52-acre tract of land along the existing Transco pipeline in Somerset County, N.J. Curious what the facility will look like? Thanks to a new animated video, viewers have an opportunity to get a closer look … Continue reading Take a tour of proposed compressor station 206

Gas pipeline expansion creates economic opportunity in the northeast

Williams has released the results of a comprehensive study authored by researchers at Rutgers University analyzing the economic impact of the proposed Northeast Supply Enhancement project. The Northeast Supply Enhancement project is a nearly $1 billion energy infrastructure investment designed to increase natural gas deliveries to New York City in time for the 2019/2020 winter heating season. According to … Continue reading Gas pipeline expansion creates economic opportunity in the northeast

U.S. Chamber report demonstrates need for Northeast pipelines

The lack of pipeline infrastructure in the northeast has resulted in some of the highest electricity rates in the nation for families and business—and it will only get worse, according to a new report by the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy. The latest installment in the Energy Institute’s Energy Accountability Series asks the question: “What if pipelines … Continue reading U.S. Chamber report demonstrates need for Northeast pipelines

New video provides Northeast Supply Enhancement project overview

A new video provides a quick, high-level overview of Williams’ Northeast Supply Enhancement project, which has been designed to expand the existing Transco natural gas pipeline system in the northeastern U.S. by the 2019/2020 winter heating season. View the video here:     The Northeast Supply Enhancement project will increase Transco pipeline deliveries to National Grid — … Continue reading New video provides Northeast Supply Enhancement project overview

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.

Williams files draft resource reports with FERC for NESE Project

Recently, Williams reached a significant milestone in the development of a pipeline project designed to increase natural gas deliveries to the northeastern United States for the 2019/2020 winter heating season. On Nov. 22, 2016, Williams filed draft resource reports for the Northeast Supply Enhancement project with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The draft submittal provides the FERC … Continue reading Williams files draft resource reports with FERC for NESE Project

More natural gas critical for New York City’s sustainable future

NYC skyline

Breathe easy: New York City’s air quality has reached the cleanest levels in more than 50 years, thanks in large part to natural gas. New York City’s natural gas consumption is climbing as the city continues to phase out the use of heavy fuel oils. Since 2008, more than 4,000 buildings converted to cleaner heating sources … Continue reading More natural gas critical for New York City’s sustainable future

Project to help New York meet clean air goals

New York’s appetite for natural gas is increasing as consumers continue to phase out the use of heavy fuel oils. In April 2015, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced sweeping goals to curb city emissions 80 percent by 2050, which includes phasing out the use of No. 4 fuel oil by 2030. A … Continue reading Project to help New York meet clean air goals