Natural Gas Security
The Eastern Mainline will provide a safe, reliable and diverse source of natural gas to meet growing demand in Ontario and Quebec.
TransCanada anticipates this project will create thousands of high-quality skilled labour jobs during construction.
The project will provide local benefits in communities near the right-of-way through the purchase of local goods and services, including food, accommodation, hardware, fuel, parts and equipment servicing.
Millions of dollars per year in property tax contributions will help support community services and infrastructure, such as fire protection and police services, hospitals and waste management.