FERC approves certificate for WB Xpress pipeline project

Columbia Gas Transmission has gained certificate approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the company's 29-mile WB Xpress natural gas pipeline project in West Virginia, according to Platts. The news site says the project will increase transmission capacity along Columbia's existing WB Line, which runs bi-directionally through West Virginia and northern Virginia. The project calls for construction of 2.9 miles of new pipeline, two compressor stations and replacement of 26 miles of existing pipeline to increase capacity in the region by 1.3 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day. For more, read the full story.

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