Region: Maryland

Picture this: Volunteer Week 2022

Picture this: Volunteer Week 2022

Building houses, landscaping, packaging food and helping students! These are some of the many activities during Williams inaugural Volunteer Week. We have hundreds of employees helping nonprofits in 18 states. More than 160 projects total! Strong community involvement is at the heart of Williams. Williams Volunteer Week builds on the company’s long tradition of being […]

Scooping rice at the food bank

Hundreds of employees to give back during inaugural Volunteer Week

In a nationwide show of community support, hundreds of Williams employees will give their energy to complete more than 160 projects across 18 states as part of the company’s inaugural Volunteer Week, April 22-29. “Strong community involvement is at the heart of Williams, driven by our core value to be responsible stewards,” said Alan Armstrong, […]

Ten stories you might have missed in 2021

Ten stories you might have missed in 2021

As we wrap up 2021, we look back to some of the stories we shared. From Executive Perspectives to New Energy Ventures to the latest newsroom content,  we’ve shared how Williams is looking to the future while providing critical infrastructure, celebrating communities and championing employees. More favorites from 2021: With eyes on a clean energy […]

Giving back is just how we do business

Giving back is just how we do business

“Think of giving not only as a duty but as a privilege.” – John Rockefeller What would you do with $9.4 million? You could buy singer Katy Perry’s house in Los Angeles. You could have bought out football coach Charlie Strong’s contract for the University of Texas. Or, you could give it away. In 2018, Williams […]

In 2017, continued strong support for Williams’ communities nationwide

In 2017, continued strong support for Williams’ communities nationwide

In all the communities we call home, Williams and our employees are highly visible community partners. We encourage our people to give back locally and we encourage their involvement by supporting the nonprofits for which they have a passion. We also prioritize support for education – particularly STEM education – along with first responders and […]

Report: Gas power on the rise in the South

Report: Gas power on the rise in the South

Natural gas continues to fuel the power generation market in the southeastern U.S., accounting for 42 percent of electricity generation last year — far in excess of the national average of 34 percent. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, coal’s share of total electricity generation in the South declined over the past decade, from 50 […]

For Williams and employees, 2016 was a year of giving back

For Williams and employees, 2016 was a year of giving back

Wherever we operate, Williams is recognized for our philanthropy and employee commitment to our communities. The year 2016 was no different as Williams’ volunteerism and giving directly touched lives in 45 states. Here’s a closer look at Williams in 2016: Hundreds of employees gave back through community volunteerism by serving on nonprofit boards, as school mentors, […]

Rock Springs Pipeline Lateral construction wrapping up

Rock Springs Pipeline Lateral construction wrapping up

Construction is wrapping up on a Williams natural gas pipeline lateral designed to fuel a new electric power generating facility in Cecil County, Md., by August 2016. Construction began in September on the Rock Springs pipeline project, which involves the construction of an 11.2-mile pipeline lateral connecting Williams’ existing Transco natural gas pipeline to the Old Dominion Electric Cooperative’s Wildcat Point Generating Facility. […]

Outdoor classroom creates learning opportunity for Maryland students

Outdoor classroom creates learning opportunity for Maryland students

A unique partnership has created an outdoor classroom for elementary school students in Cecil County, Md., providing children an opportunity to learn about weather, water quality, runoff, biology, and recycling. This project, known as the Conowingo Elementary School Water Quality Retrofit Project, was partially funded by Williams as a part of mitigation to offset impacts […]

Williams’ pipeline expansion to help power nearly 400,000 homes in Maryland

Williams’ pipeline expansion to help power nearly 400,000 homes in Maryland

We received approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to construct an 11-mile pipeline lateral expansion to our Transco pipeline system. This expansion will provide natural gas to a planned electric power generating facility in Cecil County, Md. The Rock Springs expansion project will provide natural gas to Old Dominion Electric Cooperative’s planned Wildcat Point Generation Facility. The […]