Posted by Eversheds Sutherland
on Jul 18, 2016 in Environmental
, Federal Regulation
, LNG Exports
| Comments Off on Court Backs FERC on Dominion Cove Point LNG Terminal
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has issued an opinion rejecting EarthReports’, Sierra Club’s and the Chesapeake Climate Action Network’s joint appeal of FERC’s orders, which authorized construction and operation of the Dominion Cove Point LNG export terminal at Lusby, Md. According to Law360, the Petitioners, among other things, “claimed that FERC flouted the National...