Sunoco Fined $355K for Pipeline Violations

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Sunoco Fined $355K for Pipeline Violations

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has assessed a $355,636 penalty from Sunoco Pipeline LP for violations related to the construction of the Mariner East 2 pipeline in Blair and Cambria and six other counties. The other counties are Berks, Cumberland, Delaware, Lebanon, Washington, and Westmoreland. The violations took place between August 2018 and April

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FBI Investigating How Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf Approved Natural Gas Pipeline

The FBI is investigating how Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration came to issue permits for construction on a multibillion-dollar pipeline to carry natural gas liquids across Pennsylvania. FBI agents have interviewed current and former state employees in recent weeks about the Mariner East pipelines, according to three people who have direct knowledge of the agents’ questions.

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Mariner East 1 Pipeline Set to Restart After Sinkhole

Sunoco/Energy Transfer intends to begin highly volatile liquid shipments as soon as possible through the 80-year old Mariner East 1 Pipeline. Sunoco agreed to voluntarily shut down the pipeline after part of it was exposed in Pittsburgh on Jan. 20. Sinkholes first developed in the area in November 2017. The original still-under-construction ME2 pipeline and

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