Major Pipelines in West Virginia
Mountain Valley Pipeline
The Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) spans approximately 303 miles from northwestern West Virginia to southern Virginia. Impacted counties include Wetzel, Harrison, Doddridge, Lewis, Braxton, Webster, Nicholas, Greenbrier, Fayette, Summers, and Monroe Counties in West Virginia.
Violations = 45
Atlantic Coast Pipeline – Cancelled
The Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) was a 6oo-mile pipeline that spanned 3 states. Approximately 100-miles of its path was in West Virginia. Impacted counties included Harrison, Lewis, Upshur, Randolph, and Pocahontas Counties. In July 2020, the pipeline’s parent companies abandoned the project.
Violations = 4
Atlantic Coast Pipeline cited for environmental violations
Clean Water Advocates Ask For Halt to Second Fracked Gas Pipeline
Atlantic Coast Pipeline Permit Under Fire from Environmental Advocates
Dominion says pipeline progress will go on, even with appeals court ruling
Little public input in decision to route pipeline through WV state forest
The Rover Pipeline is a natural gas pipeline that will span approximately 713-miles. In West Virginia there are three legs:
Burgettstown lateral – 5.5 miles in Hancock County.
Majorsville lateral – 12.3 miles in Marshall County.
Sherwood lateral – approximately 41 miles of pipeline in Wetzel, Tyler, and Doddridge counties.
Violations = 20 and 2 cease and desist orders
Mountaineer Xpress Pipeline
The Mountaineer Xpress Pipeline (MXP) is a 170-mile pipeline in West Virginia. Impacted counties include Marshall, Wetzel, Tyler, Doddridge, Ritchie, Calhoun, Wirt, Roane, Jackson, Mason, Putnam, Cabell, Wayne and Kanawha counties.
Violations = 45