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Atlantic Sunrise

All dates below are specific to the schedule of the Environmental Review and Permitting processes for this project.

FAST-41 Covered Projects
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Atlantic Sunrise (Docket No. CP15-138-000) would provide an additional 1.7 Bcf/d of natural gas transportation service through: (1) construction of 198.45 miles of pipeline in Pennsylvania and Virginia; (2) construction of natural gas compressor facilities in Pennsylvania and Maryland; (3) construction of two new meter stations and three new regulator stations in Pennsylvania; (4) various modifications at seven compressor stations in Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina; and (5) modifications at 42 meter stations and 10 valve sites in North Carolina and South Carolina  The Atlantic Sunrise amendment (Docket No. CP17-212-000) alters the pipeline route in Pennsylvania by shifting the centerline to the west to address landowner and Federal agency concerns, thereby adding approximately 1.6 miles to the route.  

Project Application and Supporting Documents

Federal Agency Actions

FERC Litigation

  • None filed.


State Agency Permitting Timetable for the Atlantic Sunrise Project
Responsible State AgencyFederal Permit/ReviewIntermediate Completion DateFinal Completion DateDescription Field
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Bureau for Historic PreservationSection 106 NHPA Cultural Resources ReviewN/A8/4/2017Complete
Maryland Department of the EnvironmentSection 402 CWA Review - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Hydrostatic Test Discharge PermitN/A2/22/2017Complete.
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, Water DivisionSection 402 CWA Review - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Hydrostatic Test Discharge PermitN/A12/16/2016Complete.


Last Updated: 09/05/2017

Permitting Timetable

The permitting timetable below displays data as reported by agencies. Dates for Environmental Review and Permitting processes (Actions) that are in 'Paused' or 'Planned' status are subject to change and are not indicative of a project's final schedule.

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