Greater Philadelphia Expansion Project

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Greater Philadelphia Expansion Project is a proposed natural gas pipeline in Pennsylvania, USA.[1]


The pipeline will run from Eagle, Pennsylvania, USA to Chester, Pennsylvania, USA. From Chester it connects with the Texas Eastern Transmission Pipeline.[1]

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Project Details

  • Owner: Enbridge[1]
  • Proposed capacity: 475 million cubic feet per day[2]
  • Length: 56.3 kilometers / 35 miles[1]
  • Status: Proposed[1]
  • Start Year: 2021[1]


Texas Eastern Transmission LP, a subsidiary of Enbridge, is proposing to expand its interstate natural gas pipeline system to provide natural gas supplies to delivery points along or near its existing Philadelphia Lateral, potentially including points across the Delaware River in southern New Jersey. The target in-service date may be as early as April 1, 2021.[3]

The project is currently under review by Enbridge, and in March of 2018 Enbridge announced a binding open season from March 5, 2018 to March 29, 2018 to assess the project's commercial viability.[1]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Greater Philadelphia Expansion Project, Enbridge, accessed September 9, 2019
  2. Natural Gas Data, Pipeline Projects Energy Information Administration, accessed July 21, 2020
  3. Greater Philadelphia Expansion Project (the “Project”), Enbridge, accessed September 9, 2019

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