Spectra Completes First Gas Pipeline Into Manhattan In More Than 40 Years

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Spectra Energy Corp. has completed its New Jersey – New York expansion project. “Successfully completing this pipeline is a testament to our ability to secure, permit and execute on large and complex growth projects,” said Greg Ebel, president and CEO of Spectra Energy. “We’ve built the first natural gas pipeline into Manhattan in more than 40 years, one that will supply the region with safe, affordable, clean, domestic natural gas. Completing this pipeline is a great accomplishment, and one in which our team can take great pride.”
  The $1.2 billion privately funded expansion of the Texas Eastern Transmission and Algonquin Gas Transmission pipeline systems is designed to bring customers in the region 800 MMcf/d  of natural gas supplies, as well as economic and environmental benefits.