Dewatering for the Charles Station compressor station—CH2017G006/01

Notice: The public comment period has been extended until November 30, 2018

Dominion Energy Cove Point LNG, LP has applied for a Permit to Appropriate and Use Waters of the State, CH2017G006/01.  The applicant seeks to appropriate and use an annual average of 176,000 gallons of groundwater per day (gpd) and an average of 230,000 gpd during the month of maximum use for lowering the groundwater level to facilitate construction of the Charles Station compressor station. The water is to be withdrawn from sumps in the semi-confined Upper Patapsco aquifer.  The project is located at 6855 Barrys Hill Road, approximately 0.5 mile east of the junction of Marshall Hall and Barrys Hill Roads, Bryans Road, Charles County, Maryland. The permit application, an engineering report in support of the requested quantities, and other documents required for the requested permit can be found below:

 

 

 
 CH2017G006-zoomed location map
 

  

Documents from the Applicant

 
 

Documents from Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE)

 
 

The public comment period has been extended until November 30, 2018

Please submit your comments on the project to:
John Grace, Chief
Source Protection and Appropriation Division
Water Supply Program
Maryland Department of the Environment
1800 Washington Blvd
Baltimore Maryland 21230

or by email to john.grace@maryland.gov

For More Information

For more information from MDE or to provide comments on the project, please contact Mr. John Grace, division chief of the Source Protection and Appropriations Division by email at john.grace@maryland.gov or by phone at 410-537-3714.  If you have questions for the applicant, please contact  Mr. Frank Canneto​,​ at Francisco.Canneto@dominionenergy.com or 804-273-3140.