Pipeline in Alabama, Georgia, Florida set to open soon
June 18, 2017
OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — A 515-mile underground natural gas pipeline in Alabama, Georgia and Florida is expected to be fully operational by the end of the month.
The Sabal Trail pipeline will be partially in use next week, The Opelika-Auburn News (http://bit.ly/2s5snlI ) reported.
The pipeline was constructed from a point near Alexander City, Alabama, to south of Orlando, Florida, to supply gas to Florida Power and Light and Duke Energy of Florida.
Sabal Trail Transmission spokeswoman Andrea Grover said the company has employed about 1,200 construction workers in Alabama and more than 6,000 f...