$2 Billion expansion of Nova gas pipeline planned by TransCanada Corp to increase pipeline capacity

TransCanada Corp plans a significant multi-billion dollar expansion of its Nova natural gas pipeline to accommodate the high production in the Alberta/B.C. border area.


Current operations of TransCanada.



TransCanada plans to have talks and negotiate with indigenous groups, property owners and towns and communities along the planned routes and near any compressor stations.

TransCanada is planning on a 2019 start date, with full service by 2021. The pipeline will service the super productive Montney, Duvernay and Deep Basin formations.



TransCanada alreadyoperates 91,500 km of natural gas pipelines, supplying “more than 25 per cent of the natural gas consumed daily across North America to heat homes, fuel industries and generate power,” according to their website. They employ 7100 people.



Did you miss this?

Other Popular Stories

  • North American oil and gas industry has trouble finding workers
  • NAV CANADA shares award for enhanced oceanic navigation system
  • Subsidies part of the game in global aerospace industry
  • Wave energy farm in Scotland to use Oysters
  • Anticipation building for first test flight of Bombardier CSeries
  • Long-term growth in residential construction centred in GTA
  • World's largest gate valves will operate in Texas water pipeline
  • General Dynamic Land Systems $15-billion deal with Saudis at risk over Kingdom's alleged involvement in murder plot
  • New York's ban on fracking gives hope to other opponents
  • CAE announces new flight simulator sales, higher profits
  • Manufacturing grew in August; oil industry to lose $2.1 billion in 2015
  • Canada's auto industry on cusp of rebuilding in NAFTA, but no thanks to CETA: Unifor
  • Top seven pieces of exciting new tech that will soon become mainstream
  • Mixed results for Canada's auto parts industry: report
  • Months, if not years, until balance restored in oil markets
  • Volvo to Expand Production of XC40 SUV in Europe and China
  • Manufacturing sales up in December but down for the year on weak energy sector
  • Study of Ontario power needs finds nuclear is best option
  • Mexican oil and gas re-opened to foreign companies after 76 years
  • Ontario government accepts mining report recommendations
Scroll to Top