Port Arthur Pipeline – Louisiana Connector
The proposed Port Arthur Pipeline Louisiana Connector will transport and provide natural gas to the proposed Port Arthur LNG liquefaction project.
(For information on the Port Arthur Pipeline – Texas Connector, click here.)
Location : Calcasieu, Beauregard, Allen, Evangeline and St. Landry Parishes, Louisiana and Jefferson County, Texas
Capacity : 2.0 Bcfd
Size : 135 miles, 42-inch diameter pipeline
Proposed Commercial Operation : Q3 2022
The proposed Port Arthur Pipeline Louisiana Connector (PAPLC) project will transport and provide natural gas as an additional feed gas source and provide an additional reliable solution for the delivery of natural gas to the proposed Port Arthur Liquefaction Project.
The PAPLC project will follow a route along Cameron, Calcasieu, Beauregard, Allen, Evangeline and St. Landry Parishes in Louisiana as well as Jefferson County in Texas.
The PAPLC project will include one 42-inch diameter feed gas pipeline, a compressor station and associated interconnect facilities. The proposed pipeline will be approximately 135 miles long connecting the proposed Port Arthur LNG terminal and running northeast to the St. Landry parish. The PAPLC project will be owned and operated by Port Arthur Pipeline with a total operating capacity of approximately 2.0 billion cubic feet per day (Bcfd).
The proposed PAPLC project will also include the following facilities:
PAPLC has initiated the pre-filing process with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The project team has also begun its public outreach, stakeholder engagement and started discussions with regulatory agencies about the proposed project. Front end engineering design for the PAPLC project began in February.
Development of the Port Arthur Liquefaction Project and the Pipeline Project – Louisiana Connector is contingent upon completing the required commercial agreements, securing all necessary permits and approvals, obtaining financing and incentives, achieving other customary conditions, reaching a final investment decision and other factors associated with the investments.
Proposed Project Schedule
Open Season Documents
Permitting & Compliance Manager
Commercial Development Manager
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