Dominion agrees gas-transportation deal with Consol

Energy company Dominion has announced that its natural-gas transmission and storage subsidiary, Dominion Transmission, has reached a 15-year agreement with the gas subsidiary of energy producer Consol Energy for firm transportation of Consol’s Marcellus shale natural-gas production.

The project, capable of transporting 200,000 dekatherms a day, will move supplies from various receipt points in central and southwestern Pennsylvania to a nexus of market pipelines and storage facilities in Leidy, Clinton County, Pennsylvania.