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Federal Register Notice - Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P.

Date: 10/04/2012 Location: Sumner, Texas Description: A pipeline worker walks the length of a pipe as work continues. Oil has long lived in harmony with farmland and cattle across the Texas landscape, a symbiosis nurtured by generations and built on an unspoken honor code that allowed agriculture to thrive while oil was extracted.  © AP Image/Tony Gutierrez Date: 01/14/2009 Location: Budapest, Hungary Description: Naftogaz did not deliver the gas to Europe, saying Russia's Gazprom demanded it use a route that was technically arduous and would force it to halt supplies to a large swath of its own territory. The politically charged gas dispute has dramatically lowered supplies to Europe and angered the European Union.  © AP Image/Bela Szandelszky Date: 04/26/2012 Location: Lower Saxony, Germany Description: A worker cleans up at Syke during construction of the North European Gas Pipeline (NEL), a weld in a pipe. By the total number of 440-kilometer gas pipeline from Ludmin Mecklenburg Rehden in Lower Saxony to the future, natural gas from Siberia to be sponsored by the laid in the Baltic Nord Stream pipeline to Germany.  © AP Image/Foto: Joerg Sarbach/dapd

“Energy cuts across the entirety of U.S. foreign policy. It’s a matter of national security and global stability. It’s at the heart of the global economy. It’s also an issue of democracy and human rights.”


Federal Register Documents

The Federal Register is a serial publication of Presidential documents, documents of general applicability and legal effect, and documents required by statute to be published. The Federal Register provides a uniform system that notifies the public of regulations and public notices affecting them. Federal Register notices regarding the Enbridge Line 67 Capacity Expansion Presidential Permit application are listed below:

  • Federal Register Notice 2012-31557: Notice of Receipt of Application for a Presidential Permit to Operate and Maintain Pipeline Facilities on the Border of the United States and Canada; Enbridge Energy, LP (01/02/2013)
  • Federal Register Notice 2013-06039: Notice of Intent to Prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) and to Conduct Scoping and to Initiate Consultation consistent with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) for the Proposed Enbridge Energy, Limited Partnership, Line 67 Capacity Expansion Project (03/15/2013)
  • Federal Register Notice 2013-10563: Scoping Period Extended for the Proposed Enbridge Energy Partners, Line 67 Capacity Expansion Project (05/03/2013)
  • Federal Register Notice 2014-19538: Amended Notice of Intent To Prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) and To Conduct Additional Scoping (08/18/2014)


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