Resource Library

Initiatives

Chester County Pipeline Information Center - Mapping
Chester County Pipeline Information Center - Pipeline Notification Protocol
The full report on the Chester County initiative and it's transferability to other areas can be found here:  FULL REPORT

Agency List

Federal Energy Regulation Commission (FERC)
Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection 
US DOT Pipeline Hazardous Safety Materials Administration (PHMSA)  
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)  
Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
US Department of Transportation (DOT)    

Environmental Damages and Regulations

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
National Transportation Safety Board   

Pipeline Safety Resources

PHMSA: The US DOT Safety Agency 
PHMSA: Pipeline Safety Connects us All - How You can Impact Pipeline Safety 
One Call:  Know What’s Below - Call before you Dig  
NTSB: Recommendations in Pipeline Safety after an incident 
PA DEP Bureau of Oil and Gas Management

Siting

Interstate: Federal Energy Regulatory Agency (FERC)  
Intrastate: in Pennsylvania, Act 127, PA PUC 
Intrastate State by State Links: state pipeline regulator   

Industry Organizations

American Gas Association: AGA advocates the interests of its natural gas utility members and their customers 
API: American Petroleum Institute: The American Petroleum Institute, commonly referred to as API, is the largest U.S trade association for the oil and natural gas industry.  
INGAA: Interstate Natural Gas Association of America: The Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (INGAA) is a trade organization that advocates regulatory and legislative positions of importance to the natural gas pipeline industry in North America 
APGA: American Public Gas Association: APGA is constantly working on Capitol Hill for its members.    

Other Resources

NEPANational Environmental Policy Act 
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources 
Carolyn Elefant at the Law Offices of Carolyn Elefant (LOCE)   

Non Government Organizations (NGOs)

Berks Gas Truth
Canadian Alliance of Energy and Pipeline Landowner Associations (CEAPLA)
Clean Air Council  
Clean Water Council 
Common Ground Alliance (CGA)  
Delaware Riverkeeper Network
Food and Water Watch
North Jersey Pipeline Walkers
Pennsylvania League of Women Voters 
Pipeline Safety Trust
Sierra Club

National Pipeline Mapping System

PHMSAFind out who is operating pipelines in your County or State access state pipeline profiles