Support for Pipeline Proposal
Several business and labor groups are speaking out in favor of the new pipeline proposal from Kinder Morgan. It's known as the Northeast Energy Direct Project, and it would connect existing parts of the Tennessee Gas pipeline system in New York and other states. The company has been holding informational hearings, and residents have expressed concerns about the environmental impact. But supporters say there's a big economic benefit to the project. The Business Council of New York State's energy policy expect, Darren Suarez, joined us to explain.