Midwestern Gas Transmission Withdraws FERC Application for Previously Announced Natural Gas Pipeline Lateral Project

May 05, 2014, 16:05 ET from ONEOK Partners, L.P.

TULSA, Okla., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OKS) announced today that its subsidiary, Midwestern Gas Transmission Company, has withdrawn its application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to enter into the pre-filing process for the previously announced proposed development of an approximately 15-mile natural gas pipeline lateral in Ohio and Muhlenberg Counties in Kentucky, as it was unable to reach an agreement with its customer.

Midwestern Gas Transmission remains fully subscribed and continues to evaluate expansions to increase natural gas throughput on its system to serve new markets.

Midwestern Gas Transmission is an approximately 400-mile natural gas pipeline that provides bidirectional natural gas services to markets in Tennessee, Kentucky, Indiana, southern Illinois and the Chicago market hub.

ONEOK Partners, L.P. (pronounced ONE-OAK) (NYSE: OKS) is one of the largest publicly traded master limited partnerships in the United States and is a leader in the gathering, processing, storage and transportation of natural gas in the U.S. and owns one of the nation's premier natural gas liquids (NGL) systems, connecting NGL supply in the Mid-Continent and Rocky Mountain regions with key market centers.  Its general partner is a wholly owned subsidiary of ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE: OKE), a pure-play, publicly traded general partner, which owns 41.2 percent of the overall partnership interest as of Dec. 31, 2013. 

For more information, visit the website at www.oneokpartners.com.

For the latest news about ONEOK Partners, follow us on Twitter @ONEOKPartners.

Analyst Contact:

T.D. Eureste


Media Contact:

Brad Borror