Route 4 Gas Pipeline

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The Route 4 Gas Pipeline is a proposed natural gas pipeline off the Atlantic coast of southeastern Brazil.

Location

The proposed pipeline would run west from the offshore Santos Basin pre-salt field to Praia Grande, on the coast of São Paulo.[1]

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Project Details

  • Operator: Comgás[1]
  • Parent Company: Cosan S.A.[2]
  • Proposed capacity: 353.15-529.72 MMcf/d (10-15 million cubic meters per day)[1]
  • Length: 171 miles / 275 km[1]
  • Status: Proposed
  • Start Year:

Background

In May 2019 Brazil's Secretary of Oil and Gas of the Ministry of Mines and Energy, Márcio Félix, stated that Petrobras is considering building more pipeline networks, which will be called Route 4, 5 and 6. The Route 4 project is the oldest of the three, having begun the process of environmental licensing in 2014. It is sponsored by Brazil's largest natural gas pipeline operator, Comgás, a subsidiary of Cosan S.A.[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Petrobras plans to build three more pipelines, Route 4, 5 and 6, Click Oil and Gas, May 9, 2019
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Corporate Profile - Comgás RI". Comgás. Retrieved 2021-04-14.

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