Oil and Gas

Sep,03 2019

Proposed Revisions to Kentucky's Oil and Gas Regulations

KRC comments on proposed revisions to Kentucky's oil and gas regulations. The Oil and Gas Workgroup,(KRC is a member) continues to develop consensus improvements in the regulation of the environmental impacts of oil and gas development in Kentucky.

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Ongoing Work to Protect Bernheim Forest in Bullitt County

In April 2019, LG&E, a utility company based in Louisville, Kentucky, announced the construction of a new natural gas transmission pipeline in Bullitt County. This pipeline was explained as necessary in order for LG&E to meet the growth in the area.

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The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly: A Wrap-Up of the 2018 General Assembly Regular Session

Each year, we provide a brief wrap-up of the significant bills that the Council supported or opposed during the General Assembly's Regular Sessions, and the outcome of those bills and resolutions.

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KRC seeks rehearing of FERC approval of Kinder-Morgan's Pipeline "Abandonment."

Allegheny Defense Project, Kentucky Heartwood, and KRC seek rehearing of FERC approval of Kinder-Morgan's Pipeline "Abandonment."

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BACKGROUND ON THE UTICA MARCELLUS TEXAS PIPELINE PROJECT

SOME BACKGROUND ON THE UTICA MARCELLUS TEXAS PIPELINE PROJECT

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KRC Outlines Priorities For Reform Of Oil And Gas Laws And Regulations

KRC Outlines Priorities For Reform Of Oil And Gas Laws And Regulations

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KRC Comments On Proposed Environmental Assessment for Texas Gas Abandonment Project

KRC Comments On Proposed Environmental Assessment for Texas Gas Abandonment Project

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Reply Memorandum Filed In Bluegrass Pipeline Eminent Domain Case

Reply Memorandum Filed In Bluegrass Pipeline Eminent Domain Case

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Motion Seeks Ruling That Bluegrass Pipeline Lacks Eminent Domain Power

Motion Seeks Ruling That Bluegrass Pipeline Lacks Eminent Domain Power

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Complaint Seeks Court Ruling On Whether Bluegrass Pipeline Company LLC Can Condemn Property For Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline

Complaint Seeks Court Ruling On Whether Bluegrass Pipeline Company LLC Can Condemn Property For Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline

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KRC Urges Federal Energy Regulatory Commission To Conduct Full Environmental Impact Statement On Bluegrass Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline

KRC Urges Federal Energy Regulatory Commission To Conduct Full Environmental Impact Statement On Bluegrass Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline

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Karst and the proposed Bluegrass NGL Pipeline

Karst and the proposed Bluegrass NGL Pipeline

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Governor Beshear Should Add Regulation of Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline Siting, and Condemnation Power of Non-Utility Pipelines, To August 19 Special Session Call

Governor Beshear Should Add Regulation of Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline Siting, and Condemnation Power of Non-Utility Pipelines, To August 19 Special Session Call

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KRC Calls On Bluegrass Pipeline Partners To Agree To A Comprehensive Environmental Impact Statement

KRC Calls On Bluegrass Pipeline Partners To Agree To A Comprehensive Environmental Impact Statement

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KRC Opposes Giving Private Pipeline Company Power To Condemn Lands For Private Use

KRC Opposes Giving Private Pipeline Company Power To Condemn Lands For Private Use

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Senate Bill Would Allow Taking Of Private Property For Private Use By CO2 Pipeline Company

Senate Bill Would Allow Taking Of Private Property For Private Use By CO2 Pipeline Company

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Natural Gas Supply Retail Competition Case Submitted to Public Service Commission

Natural Gas Supply Retail Competition Case Submitted to Public Service Commission

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Constitutional Concerns With Carbon Dioxide Pipeline Bill

Constitutional Concerns With Carbon Dioxide Pipeline Bill

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KRC Supports E.On Request To PSC For Case On Natural Gas Unbundling

KRC Supports E.On Request To PSC For Case On Natural Gas Unbundling

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COMPREHENSIVE OIL AND GAS REGULATIONS LONG OVERDUE

COMPREHENSIVE OIL AND GAS REGULATIONS LONG OVERDUE

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Coalbed Methane Regulations Are Finalized; State Retains Baseline

Coalbed Methane Regulations Are Finalized; State Retains Baseline

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CUTS TO UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK AND OIL AND GAS WELL PLUGGING FUNDS THREATEN GROUNDWATER & ECONOMIC PROGRESS

CUTS TO UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK AND OIL AND GAS WELL PLUGGING FUNDS THREATEN GROUNDWATER & ECONOMIC PROGRESS

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