Provident Energy/AltaGas Plan Pipeline

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Provident Energy Ltd. and and AltaGas Ltd. plan to construct a 16-inch rich gas pipeline from a Montney gas plant to the AltaGas/Provident Younger deep cut natural gas processing facility in northeastern British Columbia. The 25-km Younger Septimus Pipeline will serve as a trunk line to support the gathering of up to 250 MMcf/of natural gas from the  liquids-rich Montney area.
  The Younger facility is the only deep cut extraction plant in British Columbia. The facility provides recoveries of up to 80% of the ethane and 99%b of propane-plus liquids entrained in the natural gas stream.
  The pipeline has an estimated cost of approximately $30 million, of which Provident has committed $9 million. Provident estimates the pipeline will become fully operational by the fourth quarter of 2011.