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Final EIS Released for Venture Global Plaquemines LNG Project

FERC has released the final environmental impact statement (EIS) for the Plaquemines LNG export terminal and interconnected Gator Express Pipeline Project, proposed by Venture Global Plaquemines LNG, LLC and Venture Global Gator Express, LLC (together, Venture Global). Venture Global requests authorization to construct and operate a new LNG export terminal along the west bank of the...

Oregon DEQ Denies Water Permit for Jordan Cove Project

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has denied, “at this time,” Jordan Cove Energy Project’s (Jordan Cove) application for a Section 401 Water Quality Certification. DEQ’s approval is required for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to issue permits for Jordan Cove’s proposed liquefaction and LNG export terminal at Coos Bay, Ore. and an interconnected pipeline. The denial...

LNG Canada to Pursue Project Despite Protests Against Feeder Pipeline

Andy Calitz, CEO of LNG Canada, released a statement saying that “[d]espite opposition Coastal GasLink is currently facing, LNG Canada has every intention to continue to advance our project and maintain our construction schedule to deliver jobs and economic benefits to First Nations, local residents and British Columbians.”  Coastal GasLink is the proposed pipeline that would provide...

TransCanada to Construct Pipeline to Feed LNG Canada Facility

TransCanada Corporation announced today that it will proceed with construction of the Coastal GasLink pipeline project to serve LNG Canada’s proposed liquefaction and LNG export facility in Kitimat, British Columbia (B.C.). Today, LNG Canada announced a positive final investment decision to move forward with the project.  According to the press release, “Coastal GasLink is a...

FERC Releases Draft EIS for Driftwood LNG

FERC Staff has released the draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for Tellurian’s proposed Driftwood LNG export terminal and interconnected pipeline in Evangeline, Acadia, Jefferson Davis, and Calcasieu Parishes, La. (the Project). The Project would produce up to 26 million tonnes per annum of LNG for export. The draft EIS concludes that approval of the Project would result in...

Port Arthur LNG Terminal Feeder Pipeline Files FERC Application

Port Arthur Pipeline, LLC has filed an application with FERC to construct, own, and operate its Louisiana Connector Project, which consists of 131 miles of new 42-inch-diameter feed gas pipeline and other facilities designed to deliver up to 2,000 MMcf/day of natural gas to the Liquefaction Project that is currently being developed by Port Arthur LNG, LLC and PALNG Common Facilities...

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