East Tennessee Gas Pipeline
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East Tennessee Gas Pipeline is a natural gas pipeline.
The pipeline runs from points in Tennessee, to Roanoke, Virginia.
- Operator: Enbridge
- Current capacity: 1.86 Billion cubic feet per day
- Proposed capacity:
- Length: 1,510 miles / 2430 km
- Status: Operating
- Start Year: 1996
The East Tennessee Gas Pipeline is operated by Enbridge. A segment of the system extends into southwest Virginia and northern North Carolina through a 95-mile natural gas pipeline that interconnects with the Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line TRANSCO system near Eden, N.C. The East Tennessee Gas Pipeline also interconnects with Texas Eastern Transmission Gas Pipeline, Tennessee Gas Pipeline, Columbia Gulf Transmission Gas Pipeline, Southern Natural Gas Pipeline Company, and Midwestern Gas Transmission Company Gas Pipeline.
Impact on Landscape
Here is video of the route and markings above the East Tennessee Gas Pipeline going through a neighborhood in Virginia.
Articles and resources
- East Tennessee Gas Pipeline, Enbridge website, accessed December 2017