Tennessee pipeline: This map from the website of Kinder Morgan Inc. shows the path of its Tennessee gas pipeline ("TGP") transporting natural gas from the south through New York State and New England. All rights reserved (About Us). Daniel Mackay, a New Scotland town board member and director of public policy for the Preservation League of New York State, said he would like to request a meeting with officials from the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company. The parties stipulated that Tennessee Gas could access and possess the easements, then engaged in discovery pertinent to determining the appropriate compensation. “First, we have to obtain contractual agreements, and those are with potential customers and shippers,” said Wheatley. Tennessee Gas sought easements over King’s 975-acre Pike County, Pennsylvania tract. Contacting Justia or any attorney through this site, via web form, email, or otherwise, does not create an attorney-client relationship. It is being proposed by the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan Inc. The proposed start of construction is April 2017, with service to start in November 2018. This matter is important. That makes no sense here where there is real and significant potential harm to property and the environment from the construction. New York State’s Department of Environmental Conservation has no regulations for permitting the process as it awaits a study of health impacts. Justia makes no guarantees or warranties that the annotations are accurate or reflect the current state of law, and no annotation is intended to be, nor should it be construed as, legal advice. If an upgrade is undertaken it should use quieter, efficient electric turbines that do not pollute locally and can be converted to reliance on renewable, non-polluting electricity sources as the grid is “greened.”. It also appears that this release of future damages is being granted for no additional consideration. § 717f (h). But there is not. §§ 717–717z, allows natural gas companies to acquire private property by eminent domain to construct, operate, and maintain natural gas pipelines. Construction of this pipeline loop, from Compressor Station 261 northwards along Suffield Street will: During the last construction project at the compressor station in November of 2017, Tennessee Gas released 16,500 gallons of pipeline wastewater-containing chemicals classified by the EPA as likely carcinogens. Kinder Morgan's Tennessee Gas Pipeline (TGP) is an approximately 11,750-mile pipeline system that transports natural gas from Louisiana, the Gulf of Mexico and South Texas to the Northeast section of the United States, including New York City and Boston.