Kinder Morgan Unit's $400M Pipeline Survives Enviro Suits

Law360, New York (February 6, 2013, 1:58 PM EST) -- A Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP unit's $400 million natural gas pipeline expansion in Pennsylvania and New Jersey survived two attempts from environmental groups to halt the project, as the D.C. Circuit on Wednesday refused to grant an emergency stay and a federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Pennsylvania environmental board challenge.

Granting Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. LLC's motion for a preliminary injunction, U.S. District Judge Robert D. Mariani said on Tuesday that the Pennsylvania Environmental Hearing Board cannot hear the permitting challenge brought in December...
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