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Williams completed its Cherokee expansion project, increasing capacity on the Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line (Transco) system by 87 MMDth/d to provide additional firm transportation capacity to serve markets in Georgia. The $68 million project consisted of adding looping and compression.

Petal Gas Storage Co., a subsidiary of Crystal Oil Co., extended an open season for an expansion of its high-deliverability salt cavern storage facility near Hattiesburg, MS. The open season will be extended until 5 p.m. central time Nov. 16. The expansion would add 3.2 Bcf of working gas capacity and increase withdrawal capacity to 600 MMcf/d.

Dynegy is moving forward with final permitting and construction of its 800 MW generating facility in Rockingham County, NC. Construction will begin upon receipt of final environmental permits and the plant will be in service in June of 2000. Duke Power signed an agreement to purchase 600 MW of capacity from the facility beginning July 1, 2000.

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