Atlantic Coast Pipeline’s costs balloon; timeline pushed

The Mountain Valley Pipeline might have gotten a favorable ruling out of the Fourth Circuit earlier this week regarding the use of eminent domain, but the road has been very rocky for Dominion Energy’s Atlantic Coast Pipeline.  Work has started and stopped due to lawsuits; permits have been issued, challenged, and revoked; and the projected cost has gone from original estimates of $4B to more than $7B.  Dominion now estimates that full service won’t begin until 2021 – a year behind schedule.

Read more here: https://www.wfae.org/post/atlantic-coast-pipeline-delayed-cost-rises-75b#stream/0

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