Benefits of Granite Bridge

ECONOMIC BENEFITS

ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITS

  • Lowest cost heating fuel

  • $340 million investment in NH infrastructure
  • Over 330 direct full-time construction jobs

  • 15 permanent full-time positions

  • Pipeline and LNG supply will only serve NH customers

  • Use of NHDOT right-of-way along RT101 minimizes environmental disturbances

  • Provides more residents and businesses with access to award winning energy efficiency programs

  • Reduced air and greenhouse gas emissions

REDUCED AIR EMISSIONS

$240 million

Savings from LNG Storage Facility compared to alternative supply contracts.

$950 million

Total project savings

SAVINGS TO CUSTOMERS

$710 million

Savings from new pipeline compared to upgrading existing infrastructure.

Sulfur (SOx)                         100%

Particulate matter (PM)        90%

Nitrogen Dioxide (NOx)       90%

Carbon Dioxide (CO2)         35%

 

*compared to home heating oil

COMMUNITY BENEFITS

  • $200+ million estimated total state and local property tax revenue for all communities over the life of the project

  • Potential new natural gas service to towns along Route 101

  • No eminent domain

  • Uses Energy Infrastructure Corridor: minimizes private property and environmental impacts

  • Retirement of 50-year-old propane facilities

  • Reduces propane and LNG truck traffic

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