Chevron, Conoco Ask FERC To Block Pipeline Co.'s Rates Plan

Law360, New York (October 19, 2012, 4:48 PM EDT) -- Chevron Corp., ConocoPhillips Co. and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission staffers urged the commission Thursday to bar Enterprise TE Products Pipeline Co. LLC from charging market-based rates to move refined oil to delivery locations in Arkansas and Louisiana.

The two oil majors’ shipping units, along with HWRT Oil Co. LLC, are fighting Enterprise before the commission over Enterprise’s request for market-based rate authority in Little Rock and Jonesboro, Ark., and Arcadia, La.

The shippers and FERC’s trial staff argued in separate briefs that Enterprise had failed to...
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