From NH PLAN: Exporting American Natural Gas
The question is often asked, “Will this pipeline be used for export?” Answers vary due to technicalities and half truths.
The destination of the main line of the NED pipeline is the hub in Dracut, Massachusetts. Therefore TGP/KM can claim that the NED pipeline doesn’t export gas to Canada. They can also state that they don’t choose or restrict where the natural gas is used since they are a transportation company, not a distribution company.
However reviewing the TGP/KM NED documentation and understanding that the Dracut hub offers connection to the Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline unravels these half truths. This identifies the path for natural gas flowing through NED to supply Canada and other overseas destinations through export of liquid natural gas (LNG). Read more …
» Senator Markey’s response
“DOE Approval of Natural Gas Exports Our of New England Will be Devastating for Region”