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More seek to join case against Palmetto Pipeline

...new court documents as well."Where the public has, and will continue to have, an adequate supply of refined petroleum products at reasonable prices, public convenience and necessity is already served," wrote Deputy Attorney General Wright...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-23/more-seek-join-case-agains
SC now pushing back on proposed Palmetto Pipeline

...the Attorney General's advisory opinion that a petroleum products pipeline company is not a 'pipeline company' under...revenues and safe and efficient transportation of petroleum products that will result in lower prices at the pump and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-15/sc-now-pushing-back-prop
South Carolina Attorney General opinion fuels bills against Kinder Morgan's pipelines

...one that favors the corporation."We respectfully disagree with the attorney general's advisory opinion that a petroleum products pipeline company is not a 'pipeline company' under the clear language of the statute in question," spokeswoman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-19/south-carolina-attorney-gener
Kinder Morgan appeals Georgia DOT decision against the Palmetto Pipeline in its certificate of need request

...Attorney General Alan Wilson has not yet issued an opinion.McMurry based his denial on the fact that consumption of petroleum products across all sectors are forecast to remain unchanged over the next 25 years; that fuel consumption in Georgia peaked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-17/kinder-morgan-appeals-georgi
SC considers possible pipeline-related laws

...government affairs professionals" to educate lawmakers rather than to lobby them.The 360-mile pipeline would move petroleum products from Belton, S.C., to Jacksonville, Fla., and carry 167,000 barrels per day of diesel, gasoline and ethanol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-04/sc-considers-possible-pipeli
As US oil production soars, so do pipeline accidents

...1995, there have been more than 2,000 significant accidents involving pipelines carrying crude oil and refined petroleum products that have caused about $3 billion in property damage, according to data from the federal office that oversees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/us-oil-production-soars-so
Georgia DOT has until Tuesday to act on pipeline application

...recent statistics, 99.999 percent of crude oil and petroleum product barrels delivered by pipeline reach their destination...Institute, pipelines were responsible for 80 percent of petroleum products spilled between 1998 and 2007.Caley also said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-13/georgia-dot-has-until-tuesday
Route unclear as May 19 deadline nears for DOT to decide whether to grant OK for Palmetto Pipeline

...lack of transparency in the process. "My position is . . . it doesn't look to me like we have a shortage of petroleum products," Hitchens said. "It doesn't look to me like it'll do a whole lot for our area." Burns agreed. "It would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-04/many-question-pipeline-p
Georgia denies pipeline plan

...Administration, which predicts that consumption of petroleum products across all sectors in 2040 will be unchanged from...costs and provide safer transportation of refined petroleum products to many areas in the Southeast, including specifically...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-19/georgia-denies-pipeline-plan
Trade deficit reaches 6-year high of $51.4 billion

...trade deficit with China is the largest for any country and is on track to set another record this year.Imports of petroleum products declined 6.6 percent to $15.4 billion, the lowest level for imports since September 2004. U.S. exports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-05/treade-deficit-reaches-6-y