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Three Upstream MLPs with the Discipline to Succeed in the Coming Recovery: RBC Analyst John Ragozzino

Are you ready for $74 per barrel oil? In this interview with The Energy Report, RBC's John Ragozzino tells us he's anticipating a V-shaped oil price recovery that could bode well for upstream master limited partnerships, the companies that invest in oil and gas assets and have been hit hard by lower... Thursday, April 30, 2015

Keith Meister appointed to Williams' Board of Directors

Williams (NYSE: WMB) announced today that Keith Meister has been elected to the company's Board of Directors. Meister currently serves as Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Corvex Management LP. Williams, Corvex and Soroban Capital Partners in February reached an agreement under w... Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Williams seeks FERC approval for 1.13 MMdth/day Hillabee Expansion Project to Southeast U.S.

Williams (NYSE: WMB) announce that Transco has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to expand its pipeline system to serve the growing need for natural gas by electric generators, natural gas distributors and end-users in the southeastern United States. The Hill... Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Williams announces open season for Transco Western Marcellus Pipeline Project

Williams (NYSE: WMB) announce that it is initiating an open season from September 3 to September 29, 2014 for the Western Marcellus Pipeline Project, an expansion of the Transco interstate pipeline to provide incremental firm natural gas transportation capacity to growing markets in the Mid-Atlantic... Friday, September 5, 2014

Williams announces early termination of the Hart-Scott-Rodino waiting period for acquisition of access Midstream Partners

Williams (NYSE:WMB) announced that it received early termination of the required waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (HSR) with respect to the Company's previously announced acquisition from Global Infrastructure Partners II ('GIP') of its 50 per... Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Williams suspends investment in Bluegrass NGL Pipeline due to insufficient customer commitments

Williams (NYSE:WMB) has suspended capital investments in the Bluegrass Pipeline, a proposed natural-gas-liquids project, primarily in response to an insufficient level of firm customer commitments. The company continues to engage in discussions with potential customers regarding the scale and timing... Monday, April 28, 2014

Williams Partners provides update Rregarding April 23 incident at its Opal, Wyo., gas-processing facility

Williams Partners (NYSE:WPZ) is deploying safety measures and performing initial assessment of damage in a small area of one of the five plants on its 160-acre Opal, Wyo., gas-processing facility that was directly affected by a fire last week. In coordination with regulatory agencies, the company i... Monday, April 28, 2014

Williams Partners shuts down Opal., Wyo., gas processing facility after explosion and fire; no injuries

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) and Williams (NYSE:WMB) reported Tuesday an explosion and fire at approximately 2 p.m. Mountain Time at their natural gas processing facility in Lincoln County, Wyo., near the town of Opal. There were no reported injuries or damage to property outside the facility.... Thursday, April 24, 2014

Williams Partners reports execution progress on Gulfstar One

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) reported key construction milestones and progress on a tieback expansion as its proprietary Gulfstar FPS (Floating Production System) nears completion in the eastern deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The Gulfstar One project is the first spar-based floating production syst... Monday, March 24, 2014

Williams Partners completes acquisition of Williams' Canadian assets

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced that it has completed the transaction to acquire Williams' (NYSE: WMB) currently in-service Alberta, Canada operations for $1.2 billion (USD). The partnership announced the agreement on Feb. 26. The assets include an oil sands offgas processing plant... Monday, March 3, 2014

Williams Partners signs agreement to acquire Williams' Canadian assets for $1.2 billion

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Williams' (NYSE: WMB) currently in-service Alberta, Canada operations for $1.2 billion (USD). The parties plan to close the transaction on Feb. 28. The assets include an oil sands offgas processing plant nea... Thursday, February 27, 2014

Williams Partners' Transco receives binding commitments for 1.7 million dekatherms per day of firm natural Gas pipeline capacity on its proposed Atlantic Sunrise expansion

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced that its Transco pipeline system received binding commitments from nine shippers for 100 percent of the 1.7 million dekatherms of firm transportation capacity under its proposed Atlantic Sunrise expansion project. The project includes 15-year shipper comm... Thursday, February 20, 2014

Bluegrass Pipeline announces Open Season

Bluegrass Pipeline LLC, a joint venture between Williams (NYSE:WMB) and Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE: BWP) (Boardwalk), today announced that it will be commencing a binding Open Season to determine industry commitments to natural gas liquids (NGLs) transportation capacity from the Marcellus... Friday, October 25, 2013

Williams and Boardwalk sign joint venture agreements for proposed LPG export terminal

Williams (NYSE: WMB) and Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE: BWP) announced they have executed joint venture agreements to continue developing a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) export facility in the Lake Charles, La. area. The proposed Moss Lake LPG Terminal would be located on the Calcasieu River... Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Williams Partners plans to bring Geismar Olefins plant and expansion online by April

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ) is executing through its subsidiary Williams Olefins LLC on a plan that has an early April 2014 timeframe for restarting its Geismar Olefins plant and bringing online an expansion that will increase its share of the plant’s ethylene production capacity by appr... Thursday, August 1, 2013

Williams Partners seeks FERC approval to expand natural gas service in Southeastern U.S. to help meet power-generation demand growth

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced that its Transco natural gas pipeline has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to expand a compressor station and provide additional firm natural gas transportation capacity to growing markets in the Southeast United S... Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Williams' Board approves company's Bluegrass Pipeline project

Williams' (NYSE:WMB) board of directors has voted to approve the company's Bluegrass Pipeline project. Williams is engaged in development work on the proposed natural-gas-liquids pipeline, which has a targeted in-service date of late 2015. The Bluegrass Pipeline will connect supply from the... Wednesday, June 26, 2013
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