Coastal Gaslink Pipeline

Summary Information

  • Source: Dawson Creek, British Columbia
  • Destination: Kitimat, British Columbia
  • Ownership: Transcanada
  • Website: http://www.transcanada.com/
  • Length: 670-kilometre (415-mile)
  • Capacity: 2-3 billion cubic feet/day (bcf/d) of natural gas
  • Status: Planned

Details

  • An estimated $4-billion pipeline that will transport natural gas from the Montney gas-producing region near Dawson Creek, British Columbia (BC) to the LNG Canada liquefied natural gas export facility near Kitimat, BC
  • The initial build will include up to three meter stations and one compressor station.
  • The initial capacity of the pipeline will allow the shipment of approximately 2-3 billion cubic feet/day (bcf/d) of natural gas, with an expansion capability to approximately 5 bcf/d through the addition of up to seven compressor stations.
  • The pipeline will be 1,219-mm (48-inch) in diameter

History

  • 2012 - Transcanada chosen by Shell and partners to construct the pipeline
  • 2014 - Environmental Assessment Certificate issued

Other Information

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Links

  1. TransCanada Selected by Shell and Partners to Develop Multi-Billion Dollar Natural Gas Pipeline to Canada's West Coast
  2. Environmental Assessment Certificate issued for TransCanada's Coastal GasLink Pipeline Project

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