YOUR EMINENT DOMAIN ATTORNEYS
IT IS OUR PLEDGE THAT WE WILL PROVIDE A FREE CASE REVIEW FOR ANY INDIVIDUAL OR BUSINESS FACING EMINENT DOMAIN OR CONDEMNATION.
IT IS STILL OUR PLEDGE THAT WE WILL PROVIDE A FREE CASE REVIEW FOR ANY INDIVIDUAL OR BUSINESS FACING EMINENT DOMAIN OR CONDEMNATION.
HIRING AN ATTORNEY? WATCH OUR VIDEO

PennEast makes formal application for natural gas pipeline

 

moore-pipeline-3-jpg-20150925

A little more than a year after it announced plans that triggered outcry and concern, PennEast Pipeline submitted a formal application to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to build a 118-mile-long natural gas pipeline.

The submission signals the next critical step in moving forward with the pipeline, which would travel from Wilkes-Barre to Mercer County, N.J., crossing through nine Northampton County municipalities along the way.

FERC, an independent agency that regulates interstate utility lines, must decide whether to issue a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity, which would authorize PennEast to construct, install, own and operate the pipeline.

A copy of the formal application was not immediately available, though PennEast spokeswoman Pat Kornick confirmed it had been submitted Thursday evening.

It could take several hours for the application to be posted to FERC’s website, she said.

Pipeline officials held a news conference Thursday morning to announce the filing and extol the economic benefits of the project.

They say it would stabilize natural gas supplies in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, delivering reduced energy costs to residents and businesses as it moves natural gas from Marcellus Shale in northern Pennsylvania to markets in eastern and southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Full story here.

If you think you may be affected by the PennEast Pipeline and/or are interested in a free consultation, contact our eminent domain landowner attorneys at 1-888-318-3761 or visit us on the web at www.landownerattorneys.com.

Photo: Retrieved From: http://www.mcall.com/news/local/mc-penn-east-application-filed-20150924-story.html

COMMERCIAL PROPERTY

What are the unique issues that face commercial property owners in condemnation that can make all the difference?

LEARN MORE

POWERLINES & PIPELINES

Landowners forget this one thing when dealing with utility companies that want an easement across their land.

LEARN MORE

ROAD & REDEVELOPMENT TAKINGS

What you need to know to be treated fairly by the condemning authority.

LEARN MORE

CONTACT US

Before going alone against the State let us give you our opinion. It is our pledge that we will provide a free case review for any individual or business facing eminent domain or condemnation. Contact us now at 888-318-3761

* DIsclaimer: Form submission doesn’t constitute a client-attorney relationship/contract.
X