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The Mountain Valley Pipeline: Greenhouse Gas Emissions Briefing

The Mountain Valley Pipeline: Greenhouse Gas Emissions Briefing

Oil Change International

February 2017

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mvp-frontA new briefing released by Oil Change International provides key information on the impacts of the Mountain Valley Pipeline. This pipeline is a proposed 42-inch interstate natural gas pipeline that would run 301 miles from north western West Virginia to south central Virginia.

Below are basic facts about the pipeline, with more information available in the briefing:

Total Annual GHG Emissions: 89,526,651 metric tons
Emissions Equivalent: 26 coal plants or 19 million passenger vehicles
Ownership: Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC: Joint Venture Partners are: EQT (45%); NextEra (31%) Con Edison (12.5); WGL (7%); Vega (3%) and RGC (1%)
Operator: EQT Midstream Partners
Project Cost (Est.): $3.5 billion
Permit and Project Schedule (Est.): Final EIS (March 2017), FERC Permit (June 2017), Construction (July 2017-Dec 2018)

Click here to download the briefing.

Click here to download the supporting methodology document.

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