Pipeline Investment Program (PIPE)

Overview

The Pipeline Investment Program (PIPE) provides grants to construct the last few miles of natural gas distribution lines to business parks, existing manufacturing and industrial enterprises, which will result in the creation of new economic base jobs in the commonwealth while providing access to natural gas for residents.

Uses

Funds may be used for acquisition, construction, and site preparation costs associated with extending natural gas pipelines to serve eligible applicants.

Eligibility

  • Economic Development Organizations
  • Businesses
  • Municipalities
  • Hospitals
  • School Districts

Funding

The maximum grant amount of any Pipeline Investment Program project shall not exceed $1 million or 50% of the total project costs, whichever is less.

Additional Information

Pipeline Investment Program (PIPE) Factsheet