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Hack Attack

Cyberattacks target FERC, U.S. energy infrastructure The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is among the targets of alleged Iranian hackers indicted by the U.S. Justice Department on March 23. Nine members of an Iran-based company stole data from hundreds of universities and dozens of companies around the world, the DOJ said, acting in many cases on […]

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Spills, Approvals, and Actions

Updates on the Keystone pipeline situation The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration issued a Corrective Action Order on Tuesday, requiring pipeline operator TransCanada Corporation (Calgary, Alberta) to take certain corrective actions “to protect the public, property, and the environment from a hazardous condition” following the widely publicized pipeline leak from a […]

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Enbridge-Spectra Merger

Pipeline company buys energy provider for $28 billion “I knew I should’ve gotten in the pipeline business.” — the motif being uttered by executives all around the world this week. “No thanks, I don’t need the controversy involved.” — the stubborn response backed by convenient current events. Neither statement swivels on pinpoint accuracy, but rather both […]

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