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WAMC News
6:35 pm
Tue March 24, 2015

Stephentown Speaks Out Against NED Pipeline

When Town Supervisor Lawrence Eckhardt called the hearing to order, he told the capacity crowd that the Board's decision on how to act was not likely to come until the next Regular Meeting of the Town Board on April 20th, but his reserved tone had clearly changed by the end of the night after hearing everything the community had to say.
Credit Stephentown Board

Proposed gas pipelines in our region have been proving the old adage that all politics is local. The Stephentown Town Board held a public hearing Monday at Stephentown Volunteer Fire Hall. Discussion revolved around an interstate transmission line that would carry hydrofracked natural gas.

The public got an opportunity to comment on a proposed pipeline that would pump highly-pressurized fracked gas through parts of Albany and Rensselaer Counties. Some 250 people packed the Stephentown Volunteer Fire Hall, several standing up to address the board during a two-hour meeting.

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New York News
7:34 am
Sat February 28, 2015

Thousands Speak Out Against Gas Pipeline

Credit http://www.kindermorgan.com/business/gas_pipelines/east/neenergydirect/projectmap.pdf

Thousands are speaking out against a proposed 124-mile natural gas pipeline in New York.

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New England News
7:32 pm
Wed February 25, 2015

New England Governors Look To Expand Renewable Energy, Natural Gas

Mass. Gov. Charlie Baker (R-Mass.)
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

The governors of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are teaming up to look for ways to increase the region's reliance on renewable energy while expanding natural gas capacity.

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New England News
12:42 pm
Wed February 11, 2015

Kinder Morgan Holds Open House On Proposed Northeast Pipeline

About 150 people turned out for Kinder Morgan's open house of it's Northeast Energy Direct project at Berkshire Community College Tuesday night.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

Kinder Morgan, parent company of Tennessee Gas Pipeline, held one of 13 scheduled open houses across New England in Pittsfield last night. The purpose is to explain the company’s proposed $4 billion natural gas pipeline that is routed from Pennsylvania through New York, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Some have raised concerns about whether the project will export gas out of the United States.

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New England News
6:38 pm
Wed February 4, 2015

Berkshire Economic Development Agency Stands By Kinder Morgan's Investment

Kinder Morgan's current route for it's proposed Northeast Energy Direct natural gas pipeline

The company behind a controversial $5 billion natural gas pipeline that would cut across New York, Massachusetts and New Hampshire is investing in Berkshire County’s economic development agency. It’s a move that’s raising eyebrows around the region.

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New England News
12:10 pm
Mon February 2, 2015

NY, MA and NH Anti-Pipeline Groups Join Forces

Kinder Morgan's current route for it's proposed Northeast Energy Direct natural gas pipeline

In the latest anti-pipeline move, groups from New York, Massachusetts and New Hampshire have joined forces to combat a proposed natural gas pipeline that would run through the three states.

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New England News
7:00 pm
Sat January 10, 2015

Gov. Baker Visits Berkshire Veterans And Business Leaders

Mass. Gov. Charlie Baker speaking at Soldier On's Pittsfield housing and veterans care facility Saturday.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

Governor Charlie Baker and members of his administration made their first trip to the Berkshires as office holders Saturday.

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New England News
6:00 am
Sat January 10, 2015

Meetings Planned On Pipeline, Compression Station Concerns

Kinder Morgan's route for it's proposed Northeast Energy Direct natural gas pipeline

Two meetings aimed at informing people about a proposed natural gas pipeline that would run through New York, Massachusetts and New Hampshire are scheduled for Saturday.

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New England News
12:14 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline Route Moves North

Kinder Morgan's revised route for it's proposed Northeast Energy Direct natural gas pipeline

The energy company wishing to build a natural gas pipeline from Pennsylvania to Massachusetts recently altered its route after political and public outcry.

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New England News
5:27 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

Berkshire Eagle: Kinder Morgan Changes Pipeline Route

Kinder Morgan's project map for the company's Northeast Energy Direct pipeline. Changes are expected.
Credit http://www.kindermorgan.com/business/gas_pipelines/east/neenergydirect/

Energy company Kinder Morgan has adjusted its routing of a proposed Pennsylvania to Massachusetts pipeline heavily opposed in the Berkshires, according to The Berkshire Eagle.

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