Q
How can you pump natural gas for hundreds of miles?

Posted2 years, 7 months and 30 days ago

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Answered2 years, 7 months and 30 days ago

Answered byJames O'Bryant

A pipeline company must install compressors along the pipeline to re-pressure the natural gas so it may continue to flow. Compressor stations are typically installed at intervals of about 30 to 70 miles (approximately 48 to 112 kms) along the pipeline.