(COMPANY PRESS RELEASE – November 5, 2014) Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C. (“Tennessee”) recently filed a request to use the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (“Commission”) pre-filing procedures for the proposed Northeast Energy Direct Project (“Project”). By notice issued October 2, 2014, the Commission approved Tennessee’s request to use the pre-filing procedures for the Project.
As part of the Commission’s pre-filing process, Tennessee has submitted draft Resource Reports 1 and 10 with this filing. The draft of Resource Report 1 reflects the information available as of the date of this filing regarding the proposed Project facilities and anticipated land requirements, construction procedures, and permitting/clearance requirements for the Project. The draft of Resource Report 10 identifies the alternatives (system and routing) that Tennessee has identified and a discussion of the evaluation of those identified alternatives as of the date of this filing.
Tennessee notes that its development of the resource reports for the Project is an ongoing process, and that updated drafts of both Resource Reports 1 and 10 will be submitted when the first draft of the Environmental Report (consisting of Resource Reports 1 through 13) are filed with the Commission in March 2015. The second draft of the Environmental Resource Report is anticipated to be filed with the Commission in June 2015.
See all Kinder Morgan filings submitted to the Federal Energy Regulation Commission (FERC) at http://elibrary.ferc.gov/idmws/file_list.asp?accession_num=20141105-5096
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Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P.