Press Releases

  • Make a call to 811 a part of your springtime digging plans
    Fri, March 31, 2017


    Spring is finally here. With the snow melted and the ground ready for planting, eager homeowners are gearing up to start outdoor digging projects. Before you reach for that shovel to start digging, remember to call 811, the national call-before-you-dig number, to ensure that your ...
  • INGAA president comments on new executive order
    Tue, March 28, 2017
    Don Santa, president and chief executive officer of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, today explained that while President Trump repealed the White House Council of Environmental Quality’s Obama-era climate guidance for National Environmental Policy Act reviews, the Federal ...
  • INGAA board of directors reaffirms commitment to landowners
    Tue, February 07, 2017
    The Interstate Natural Gas Association of America on February 2 reaffirmed its commitment to engage landowners in a respectful, informative and clear manner.

    “INGAA is committed to leading an industry that builds and maintains strong positive relationships with landowners,” ...
  • INGAA president comments on PHMSA natural gas storage rule
    Wed, December 14, 2016
    Don Santa, president and CEO of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, today commented on a new Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration interim final rule to regulate natural gas storage:

    “INGAA strongly supports PHMSA regulation of natural gas storage based ...
  • Kinder Morgan’s Hutchins elected INGAA Foundation chairman
    Fri, November 11, 2016
    The INGAA Foundation’s board of directors elected Thomas D. Hutchins, vice president of environmental, health and safety (EH&S) for the natural gas business of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI), as its new chairman for a one-year term beginning November 5.

    “Tom has ...
  • INGAA president comments on election results
    Wed, November 09, 2016
    Don Santa, president and chief executive officer of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, today commented on the results of the presidential and Congressional elections and on the natural gas pipeline industry’s willingness to work with the nation’s newly elected leaders: ...
  • INGAA board elects Dominion Energy President Diane Leopold chairman
    Thu, October 13, 2016
    The board of directors of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America announced the election October 13 of Dominion Energy President Diane Leopold as chairman of the INGAA board of directors for a one-year term from October 2016 to October 2017. Leopold is the first female chair of INGAA in ...
  • Pipeline safety legislation becomes law
    Wed, June 22, 2016
    Don Santa, president and chief executive officer of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, today commented on President Obama signing  S. 2276, the PIPES Act of 2016, into law:

    “We appreciate the president, the House, the Senate, the committees of jurisdiction ...
  • INGAA supports Infrastructure Week, stresses importance of pipelines
    Mon, May 16, 2016
    The Interstate Natural Gas Association of America today announced its support for Infrastructure Week , a national advocacy and educational event, taking place May 16-23. Across the country, businesses, labor organizations, elected officials and others will join to educate citizens and ...
  • INGAA president comments on new methane rule
    Thu, May 12, 2016
    Don Santa, president and chief executive officer of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, today commented on  a new Environmental Protection Agency final rule targeting methane emissions from new and modified natural gas facilities.

    “INGAA, while disappointed the ...