Enviros Buck FERC's OK on $400M Gas Pipeline Expansion

Law360, New York (June 29, 2012, 3:55 PM ET) -- Environmental organizations in New Jersey and Pennsylvania on Thursday challenged the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s decision to approve Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co.’s $400 million natural gas pipeline project between the two states, arguing that the commission erred in considering the project separately from other connected pipelines.

The Sierra Club of New Jersey, Delaware Riverkeeper Network and New Jersey Highlands Coalition filed a request for a rehearing over the proposed 40-mile Northeast Upgrade Project, claiming that the FERC violated the National Environmental Protection Act when it approved...
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