Eversheds Sutherland LNG Law Blog
content top

Cove Point LNG Facility Enters Commercial Service

Dominion Energy has announced that its Cove Point LNG terminal (DECP) in Lusby, Md., has entered commercial service for natural gas liquefaction and export. According to the press release, after completing a planned maintenance outage, the facility has been ramping up to full production of LNG from natural gas provided by its export customers since late March. DECP will produce LNG for...

Exelon Generation to Acquire Everett LNG Import Terminal

Exelon Generation announced an agreement to purchase ENGIE North America’s Everett Marine Terminal, also known as the Distrigas Terminal, an LNG import terminal located in Boston, Mass.  According to the press release, the purchase is meant to ensure the continued reliable supply of fuel to Exelon Generations’ Mystic Units 8 and 9 while they remain operating.  Transaction closure is...

Venture Global and Shell NA LNG Double Purchase Agreement Volume

Venture Global LNG announced that Venture Global Calcasieu Pass, LLC (Venture Global Calcasieu Pass), its subsidiary, has agreed with Shell NA LNG LLC (Shell) to double the volume under their existing sales and purchase agreement to two million tonnes per annum (MTPA) of LNG from Venture Global Calcasieu Pass’s LNG export facility under development in Cameron Parish, La. The press...

Dominion Energy Ships First LNG Cargo From Cove Point Terminal

Last week, Dominion Energy announced that the first cargo of LNG produced for export departed from the Dominion Energy Cove Point LNG terminal in Lusby, Md.  According to the press release, all major equipment at the facility was being commissioned as expected. Shell NA LNG is providing the natural gas needed for liquefaction during the commissioning process and is off-taking by ship...

DOE Releases LNG Export Data through December 2017

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released data on U.S. LNG imports and exports for the period February 2016 through December 2017. The top five recipients of exported LNG from the United States and the percentages of the total amount of LNG exported for the period are Mexico (18.8%), South Korea (15.8%), China (13.5%), Japan (7.2%), and Chile...

Pivotal LNG and Crowley Sign Contract to Supply Puerto Rico Pharmaceutical Company

Pivotal LNG (Pivotal) announced that it has executed another multiyear contract to supply LNG to Carib Energy (USA) LLC, a subsidiary of Crowley Maritime Corp. (Crowley), for a major pharmaceutical company’s energy needs.  According to the press release, the LNG will be transported by Crowley from one of Pivotal’s LNG supply points to the pharmaceutical company’s facility in Puerto...

« Older Entries