West Loop Gas Pipeline

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West Loop Gas Pipeline is a proposed gas pipeline in Pennsylvania, United States.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from Stitt Gate to Koppel Junction in Beaver County, Pennsylvania.

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Project Details

  • Operator: Dominion Energy Transmission Inc. (DETI)
  • Capacity: 150 million cubic feet per day
  • Length: 8 km / 5 mi
  • Diameter: 30/38/40 inches
  • Status: Construction
  • Start Year: 2021

Background

The West Loop Gas Pipeline was approved by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in December 2019 and received its Pennsylvania state water quality permit in January 2020.[1] Construction of the pipeline was halted in March 2020 as a result of Pennsylvania ordering all non-life-sustaining businesses to cease operations as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.[2]

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