Green Groups Take NJ Pipeline Battle To DC Circ.

Law360, New York (January 11, 2013, 4:30 PM EST) -- Two environmental groups on Thursday asked the D.C. Circuit for an emergency stay of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's approval of a Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP unit's $400 million natural gas pipeline expansion in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

The Delaware Riverkeeper Network and the New Jersey Highlands Coalition asked the appeals court to step in and stop the expansion by Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. LLC, which the groups accuse of artificially dividing the upgrade of the pipeline into a number of subprojects in an attempt...
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