February 10, 2017

Canton Repository Editorial Board: Rover Pipeline Will Bring “Next Phase” for Ohio Natural Gas

Following the Rover Pipeline’s approval by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, a number of national, state, and regional news outlets have reported on the development. One piece in particular, however, stood out to the Coalition for the Expansion of Pipeline Infrastructure. This week, the Canton Repository  published an opinion piece by the newspaper’s editorial board […]

February 3, 2017

Press Release: FERC Issues Certificate for Rover Pipeline

Last night, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued a certificate of public convenience and necessity for the Rover Pipeline Project. The Coalition for the Expansion of Pipeline Infrastructure (CEPI) applauds FERC for releasing the certificate after two years of thorough review. “We’re ready to get to work,” said Geno Alessandrini, business manager of the […]

January 27, 2017

Ohio Chemistry Technology Council: “America’s industries need energy infrastructure”

Access to natural gas is critical for a range of industries – and chief among those is the chemical industry, which provides the feedstocks for a range of products – from modern medicines to household products. The Rover Pipeline will play an important role in providing that access, transporting domestically-produced natural gas to regional markets […]

January 20, 2017

Delays in Pipeline Construction Hurt Consumers

Pipeline infrastructure is critical to natural gas producers, facilitating the safe, efficient transport of domestic energy resources from drilling sites to end markets – and ultimately, consumers who use natural gas to heat their homes. And as a recent report in Crain’s Cleveland Business notes, delays in the construction of pipelines such as Rover could […]

January 12, 2017

Union Leaders to FERC: “Approve the Rover Pipeline”

Construction of the Rover Pipeline will create as many as 10,000 jobs across Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania, providing hardworking, highly trained professionals with the ability to support themselves and their families. While the project remains under FERC Chairman Norman Bay’s review, these men and women await the opportunity to safely construct a critical […]

January 9, 2017

Carroll County Chamber of Commerce Discusses Benefits of Rover Pipeline

Amy Rutledge, Director of the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce, recently sat down with CEPI for a discussion about development of the Utica Shale formation and the role that midstream infrastructure projects play in facilitating that activity. As she relates, Carroll County has already seen the many benefits that these pipelines bring to communities along […]

January 7, 2017

Ohio Chamber of Commerce Voices Support for Rover Pipeline

The Toledo Blade recently published an opinion piece by Zachary Frymier, director of energy and environment for the Ohio Chamber of Commerce. As the leading business advocate in Ohio, the Ohio Chamber represents a number of organizations across a range of industries. Mr. Frymier relates that chief among these issues is the ability to access […]

January 3, 2017

Michigan Land Improvement Contractors: Ensuring Responsible Pipeline Restoration

The Michigan Land Improvement Contractors Association (MLICA) will play a critical role in construction of the Rover Pipeline, ensuring that properties along the pipeline route are properly restored to pre-construction conditions. MLICA members live and work in the communities through which Rover will pass – for that reason, they’re far and away the best equipped […]

December 27, 2016

Ohio State Grange Voices Support for Rover Pipeline, Expansion of Energy Infrastructure

The agriculture industry uses natural gas in a variety of ways, from powering machinery to grain drying and even as a feedstock for fertilizer. And access to this resource is incredibly important for farmers. Bob White, President of the Ohio State Grange recently underscored this fact in an opinion editorial published by The Daily Digger: […]

December 21, 2016

Marcellus and Utica Formations Drive Natural Gas Production Growth

It is no secret that the Marcellus and Utica shale formations have catalyzed an energy renaissance in the Northeast. Recent data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) sheds some light on just how big of an effect this resource has created, with natural gas production in the U.S. reaching record levels in 2015: […]