Hoeven reintroduces cross-border energy transportation bill

Oil & Gas Journal: US Sen. John Hoeven (R-ND) announced on June 14 that he has reintroduced legislation aimed at preventing delays in US oil and natural gas pipelines and electric power lines that would cross the US borders with Canada or Mexico.

“Our nation needs robust investment in its infrastructure, especially if we are to accomplish the goal of making North America energy secure,” Hoeven said. “Our legislation would remove unnecessary bureaucratic hurdles and help to ensure that projects are approved based on their merits.”

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