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Energy Transfer files federal lawsuit against co-conspirator group

Energy Transfer has filed a federal lawsuit against Greenpeace International, Greenpeace Inc., Greenpeace Fund, Inc., BankTrack and Earth First! for the violation of federal and state racketeering statutes, in addition to interfering with pipeline construction activities and providing false information about the company.

 
 

Bakken pipeline system is now in service

Energy Transfer Partners has announced that the Bakken pipeline is in service, transporting domestic crude oil from the Bakken/Three Forks production areas.

 
 

DAPL: one step closer

According a federal court filing submitted by Energy Transfer Partners, oil has been placed in the Dakota Access pipeline.

 

DAPL: moving ahead

An emergency order has been refused and the pipeline has been vandalised, yet, Dakota Access is still set to be operational by next week.

 
 

Action called for on FERC's rubber stamping of pipelines

Over 130 groups nationwide have signed a pledge, agreeing to block the Trump Administration appointments to the Federal Energy Resource Commission. Opponents believe the commission is ‘recklessly’ permitting oil and gas pipelines.

 

DAPL expected to start pumping oil soon

A US judge has denied a request to halt construction of the final section of the Dakota Access pipeline, while the company behind the project plans to start pumping oil through a section of the line by the week of 13 March.