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FERC Authorizes Train 3 Exports from Cheniere’s Sabine Pass LNG Terminal

FERC has issued a letter order authorizing Cheniere Energy to commence liquefaction and export activities from Train 3 of the Sabine Pass LNG terminal in Cameron Parish,...

Driftwood LNG Receives Long-Term FTA Export Authority

The U.S. Department of Energy has issued an order authorizing Driftwood LNG LLC to export domestically produced LNG by vessel from the proposed Driftwood LNG Facility located in Calcasieu Parish, La. to nations with a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the United States. The volume authorized for export is equivalent to approximately 1,496.5 Bcf/year of natural gas for a 30-year...

Venture Global Plaquemines LNG Files FERC Application

Venture Global Plaquemines LNG, LLC and Venture Global Gator Express, LLC announced that they have completed the preliminary review process and filed a formal application with FERC for authorization to site, construct and operate the Plaquemines LNG export terminal and interconnected Gator Express pipeline system. The 20.0 million tonnes per annum Plaquemines LNG facility will be...

DOE Releases LNG Export Data Through December 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released data showing U.S. LNG import and export activity through December 2016.  The report shows that during December, 15 cargoes of domestically produced LNG were exported via vessel from the Sabine Pass LNG terminal in Cameron Parish, La.: four cargoes to South Korea, three cargoes each to Mexico, China and Japan, and one cargo each to...

Dominion Cove Point LNG Export Terminal 74% Complete

Dominion Cove Point LNG filed a report with FERC covering construction activities at its LNG export terminal in Lusby, Md. through January 2017.  The report states that construction of the LNG export terminal facilities is 74.4% complete.

FERC Approves Pre-Filing Procedures for Resubmitted Jordan Cove Energy Project Proposal

FERC has issued a letter approving use of pre-filing environmental review procedures for Jordan Cove Energy Project’s proposed LNG export terminal at Coos Bay, Ore. and Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline’s proposed 233-mile long, 36-inch diameter, interconnected pipeline. In March 2016, FERC denied Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline’s application to construct the interconnected pipeline,...

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