Type of Project
Fuel delivery pipeline
Purpose of Project
To transport natural gas liquids from the Marcellus and Utica Shale region in Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio to an existing Kentucky pipeline that runs to the Gulf Coast.
Initially, 200,000 barrels per day; could be doubled to 400,000
The Bluegrass Pipeline will be built across Southern Ohio. The exact location and counties in its path will be based upon the easements the project sponsors are able to secure. It is believed that the pipeline will follow a path similar to the recent ATEX Enterprise Pipeline being built in Ohio. Those counties included (keep in mind, however, that Bluegrass Pipeline could involve additional counties surrounding the ones listed below):
Date Project Announced
March 6, 2013
Land acquisition beginning now; pipeline should be operational in the second half of 2015.
New developments are happening fast. As soon as they do we’ll post them under Breaking News.