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Nexus Gas Transmission, TEAL, DTE Lease, and Vector Lease

PROJECT WEBSITE: http://www.nexusgastransmission.com/

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

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ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND PERMITTING STATUS
COMPLETE

COMPLETION DATE OF ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND PERMITTING
08/25/2017

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ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND PERMITTING PROCESSES
COMPLETED

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SECTOR
Pipelines

CATEGORY
FAST-41 Covered Projects

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LEAD AGENCY
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Description:

This project consists of four proposals:  Nexus Gas Transmission (Docket No. CP16-22-000), TEAL (Docket No. CP16-23-000), DTE Lease (Docket No. CP16-24-000), and Vector Lease (Docket No. CP16-102-000).  Nexus Gas Transmission would provide an additional 1.5 Bcf/d of natural gas transportation service through construction of a 255.9-mile pipeline and four compressor stations in Ohio and Michigan.  TEAL would provide an additional 0.9 Bcf/d of natural gas transportation service through construction of:  (1) a 4.4-mile pipeline loop in Ohio; (2) 1,790 feet of pipeline to connect with the Nexus Gas Transmission pipeline in Ohio; and (3) additional natural gas compressor facilities in Ohio.  DTE Lease is a request for approval of an operating lease of capacity to Nexus Gas Transmission, LLC.  Vector Lease is a proposal to lease firm capacity to Nexus Gas Transmission, LLC.

Project Application and Supporting Documents

Federal Agency Actions

FERC Litigation

     

    State Agency Permitting Timetable for the Nexus Gas Transmission, TEAL, DTE Lease, and Vector Lease Project 
    Responsible State Agency Federal Permit/Review Intermediate Completion Date Final Completion Date Description Field
    Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Section 401 CWA Review - Water Quality Certification N/A TBD The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable. 18 C.F.R. § 157.22 (2016) provides that "a final decision on a request for a Federal authorization is due no later than 90 days after the Commission issues its final environmental document, unless a schedule is otherwise established by Federal law."
    Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Water Resources Division Section 401 CWA Review - Water Quality Certification N/A 1/10/2017 and 3/6/2017 Complete.  
    Note - Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s issues Section 401 CWA certification as part of the Section 402 and 404 CWA permits.  

    The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable.
    Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Water Resources Division Section 402 CWA Review - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Stormwater General Permit N/A 3/6/2017 Complete.  

    The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable.
    Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Section 402 CWA Review - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Hydrostatic Test Discharge Permit N/A TBD The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable. 18 C.F.R. § 157.22 (2016) provides that "a final decision on a request for a Federal authorization is due no later than 90 days after the Commission issues its final environmental document, unless a schedule is otherwise established by Federal law."
    Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Water Resources Division Section 402 CWA Review - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Hydrostatic Test Discharge Permit N/A 5/26/2017 Complete.

    The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable.
    Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Water Resources Division Section 404 CWA Review N/A 1/10/2017 Complete.

    The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable.

     

    Last Updated: September 8, 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.

    • For information about extensions, select an Action from the timetable below and select 'View Action Details' at the bottom of the page.
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    Overall Project Timetable
     
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    Ahead of Schedule
    Paused
    No End Date
    Planned

    Action Information

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    Milestone Original Target Date Current Target Date Milestone Complete