Preserve Monroe Letter to Gov. Jim Justice: Pipeline Construction Not “Critical” During COVID-19 Pandemic


March 27, 2020 Dear Governor Justice, In light of the COVID-19 national pandemic, we would like to address an extremely important issue facing Monroe County, as well as many other areas of rural WV: the imminent arrival of out-of-state pipeline construction crews. Unless local, state and/or federal officials act promptly, as early as April 1st, … Continue reading Preserve Monroe Letter to Gov. Jim Justice: Pipeline Construction Not “Critical” During COVID-19 Pandemic

FERC Grants NTP No. 15, Including Greater Newport Rural Historic District


The Greater Newport Rural Historic District is now subject to a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Notice to Proceed, authorizing construction activity for Mountain Valley Pipeline in an area designated as one of Virginia’s most endangered historic places. Preservation Virginia described the threat to the district as follows: Newport Historic District & Greater Newport Rural Historic … Continue reading FERC Grants NTP No. 15, Including Greater Newport Rural Historic District

FERC Releases Environmental Compliance Monitoring Reports for MVP


FERC released two Environmental Compliance Monitoring Program weekly summary reports for the Mountain Valley Pipeline March 14. The reports detail monitoring from the weeks of February 10-17 and February 18-24, filed almost a month after the monitoring itself took place. Each report includes summaries of Communication Reports, Problem Area Reports, Noncompliance Reports, and Variance Requests, … Continue reading FERC Releases Environmental Compliance Monitoring Reports for MVP

FERC Grants NTP No. 13


FERC issued Mountain Valley Pipeline Notice to Proceed No. 13 March 12. The Notice, originally requested February 28, allows construction of some pipeline segments in Webster and Summers Counties, West Virginia, and in Giles, Roanoke, and Pittsylvania Counties, Virginia. The Notice also allows construction of certain workspaces in the following quantities and locations: 11 additional … Continue reading FERC Grants NTP No. 13

MVP Files Request for NTP No. 14


Mountain Valley Pipeline filed Request for Notice to Proceed No. 14 March 5. The filing was categorized in the FERC Docket as “Supplemental/Additional Information.” In the filing, MVP requests permission to proceed with construction of pipeline segments in Harrison, Nicholas, Summers, and Monroe Counties, West Virginia, and in Franklin County, Virginia. The Request also includes … Continue reading MVP Files Request for NTP No. 14