Abbreviations & Acronyms

easement28Pipeline conversations are often full of abbreviations and acronyms. The following list decodes many that we find commonly used. Further information on each of them can be gathered by copying them into your favorite search engine.

TGP – Tennessee Gas Pipeline, LLC
KM – Kinder Morgan Energy Partners
NED – Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline
CNG – Compressed Natural Gas
LNG – Liquefied Natural Gas
FERC – Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
ISO-NE – Independent System Operators of New England
NESCOE – New England States Committee on Energy
NFGiM -No Fracked Gas in Mass
STOPNED – Stop Northeast Energy Direct
BEAT – Berkshire Environmental Action Team
NCT – Nashoba Conservation Trust
CLF -Conservation Law Foundation
CELDF – Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund