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TransCanada to Build, Own and Operate Mexican Pipeline

January 2016, Vol. 243, No. 1

TransCanada Corp. has been chosen to build, own and operate the Tuxpan-Tula Pipeline in Mexico. Construction of the pipeline is supported by a 25-year natural gas transportation service contract with the Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE), Mexico’s state-owned power company. TransCanada expects to invest $500 million in the 36-inch pipeline and anticipates an in-service date in late 2017. The pipeline will be 155 miles long with contracted capacity of 886 MMcf/d. Beginning in Tuxpan in the state of Veracruz, the pipeline will extend through the states of Puebla and Hidalgo, supplying natural gas to CFE […]