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New England News
12:20 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Lenox Considers Joining Coalition For Pipeline Process

Kinder Morgan's project map for the company's Northeast Energy Direct pipeline

The town of Lenox, Massachusetts is considering whether to join a recently formed coalition to represent environmental and community interests during the federal permitting process for a proposed natural gas pipeline.

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New England News
9:17 am
Thu November 13, 2014

Pittsfield Latest To Join In Pipeline Opposition

Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

The Pittsfield City Council has voiced its opposition to a proposed 400-mile natural gas pipeline, joining nearly 40 other communities along the route of Kinder Morgan’s multi-billion dollar concept. The pipeline would run from Pennsylvania to Massachusetts.

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New England News
5:19 pm
Tue November 11, 2014

Environmental Activists File Complaint Against Pittsfield Mayor Over Pipeline

Pittsfield Mayor Dan Bianchi
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

Environmental activists in Berkshire County have filed an ethics complaint against Pittsfield Mayor Dan Bianchi for his support of Kinder Morgan’s planned gas pipeline expansion. It alleges Bianchi is violating ethics laws because he still works for energy company Global Montello.

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WAMC News
12:12 pm
Thu November 6, 2014

Pipeline Open Houses On Hold After Tennessee Gas Submits Draft Reports

The proposed route for Kinder Morgan's Northeast Energy Direct Project
Credit http://www.kindermorgan.com/business/gas_pipelines/east/neenergydirect/

Tennessee Gas Company, a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, is delaying the open houses on its proposed 400-mile natural gas pipeline it planned to hold throughout New York and Massachusetts. It comes a day after the company filed draft environmental impact and alternative route reports.

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Columbia County
7:03 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Pipeline Meeting In Columbia County

Kinder Morgan Meeting 10/30/14 - New Lebanon fire house
Credit Stop NY Fracked Gas Pipeline / Facebook

Local officials, representatives from pipeline company Kinder Morgan and local citizens met last week in Columbia County to talk about a proposed gas pipeline. Nearly 200 landowners across Schoharie County could be impacted by the pipeline in one way or another.

If approved, this section of the “Northeast Energy Direct” line would sit along a Columbia County corridor where three other gas pipelines are already in service. 

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New England News
12:52 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

FERC Hears Pipeline Concerns In Sandisfield

Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission held a public comment meeting in Sandisfield, Massachusetts last night on a proposed natural gas pipeline project that would include expansions in New York, Massachusetts and Connecticut.

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New England News
12:14 pm
Wed October 29, 2014

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Holding Pipeline Meetings

Kinder Morgan and Tennessee Gas Pipeline's proposed Connecticut Expansion Project. Areas where there would be a total of 13 miles of new pipeline are marked in red.

A group of concerned landowners plan to voice their opposition to a proposed natural gas pipeline expansion in southwestern Massachusetts. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is holding public meetings on the project this week.

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New England News
12:57 pm
Fri September 19, 2014

Energy Company Lays Out Pipeline Plans, Law Foundation Explains Approval Process

Pittsfield Public Schools Superintendent Jason McCandless, at podium, served as moderator for Thursday night's meeting at Berkshire Community College.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

At an informational meeting Thursday night in Pittsfield, representatives from Kinder Morgan laid out plans to build a roughly 400-mile natural gas pipeline running from Pennsylvania through New York to eastern Massachusetts. And in response to growing concerns, the Conservation Law Foundation put Berkshire County representatives through a crash course on the permitting process.

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New England News
4:37 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

Kinder Morgan Begins Federal Approval Process For Pipeline

Roughly 30 people gathered in Park Square in Pittsfield, Mass. July 7 as a march protesting the proposed pipeline made it's way west to east along the proposed route.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

Kinder Morgan has begun the process of seeking federal approval for a natural gas pipeline project through northern Massachusetts that has already garnered significant local opposition.

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New England News
9:58 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Rally In Boston To Urge State To Oppose Regional Natural Gas Pipeline

Roughly 30 people gathered in Park Square in Pittsfield July 7th as the march protesting the proposed pipeline made it's way west to east across Massachusetts.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

People opposing a proposed natural gas pipeline that would carry fracked gas from Pennsylvania through New York and Massachusetts are holding a rally in Boston Common today.

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