|  Clifton Linton

ME2 Uncertainty Continues; Class 1 RRs Face STB Reckoning

The Band-Aid that is the progress on construction of Energy Transfer Partners’ (ETP) Mariner East 2 (ME2) natural gas liquids (NGL) pipeline continued to be peeled off slowly in the past quarter. And whether the rate of bandage removal will speed up in this quarter remains an open question.

NGL industry sources recently shared worries with Energy Transport Insider that ME2 might not open on time -- called for at the end of the second quarter of 2018 by the company.

Part of the reason for concern was that the State of Pennsylvania ordered ETP in March to shut its nearby Mariner East 1 (ME1) pipeline when sinkholes were discovered. ME1 had been expected to re-open in early April. Now...

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