Atlantic Coast Pipeline developers seek FERC approval

Developers of the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline have asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to approve the project this month, reports The Associated Press. The news service says Dominion Energy, Duke Energy and Southern Company Gas are seeking permission to move forward on the 600-mile pipeline that would carry natural gas across West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina. The pipeline developers hope to begin initial construction and tree clearing in November. For more, read the full story.

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