Westcoast Connector Gas Transmission Project
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Westcoast Connector Gas Transmission Project is a proposed natural gas pipeline.
The pipeline would run from Montney, British Columbia, to the proposed Prince Rupert LNG facility near Ridley Island, British Columbia.
- Operator: Enbridge
- Parent Company: Enbridge, BG Group
- Capacity: 4200 million cubic feet per day
- Length: 534.4 miles / 860 km
- Status: Cancelled
- Cost: US$6.7 billion
- Start Year: 2020
The proposed pipeline would be operated by Enbridge, and owned by Enbridge and BG Group. The pipeline would have brought natural gas to the proposed Prince Rupert LNG facility. The Prince Rupert LNG facility was canceled in March 2016, resulting in the cancellation of the Westcoast Connector.
Articles and resources
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