Natural Gas Pipeline Utilities (Maine)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Maine



Name Natural Gas Pipeline Utilities (Maine)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Public Utilities Commission
Primary Website http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/statutes/35-A/title35-Ach45sec0.html


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

These regulations apply to entities seeking to develop and operate natural gas pipelines and provide construction requirements for such pipelines. The regulations describe the authority of the Public Utilities Commission with regards to the natural gas industry as well as the application and permit requirements for proposed gas pipelines. The regulations also establish restrictions on the sale and transfer of natural gas, and discuss private natural gas pipelines.


Policy Contact

Department Public Utilities Commission
Address 101 Second St., Hallowell, ME, 04357
Address 2 18 State House Station, Augusta, ME
Zip/Postal Code 04333-0018
Phone 207-287-3831
Fax 207-287-1039
Email maine.puc@maine.gov
Website http://www.maine.gov/mpuc/


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: 35-A M.R.S.A. 4501-4517
Date Effective 1999
Date Enacted 1987

















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