Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

LNG Export Bill Passes House With Bipartisan Support

In a rare display of bipartisanship in the U.S. House of Representatives, lawmakers on Wednesday passed legislation to streamline the approval of applications to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) to World Trade Organization countries, after rejecting two amendments opposed by supporters. Read More

FERC OKs Cameron LNG Export Terminal

FERC on Thursday gave its nod to Sempra Energy's Cameron LNG export project in Louisiana. Cameron now joins Cheniere Energy Inc.'s Sabine Pass in the two-member club of projects to have received Commission and U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) non-free trade agreement (FTA) export approvals; however, Cameron’s is conditional, for now. Read More

ExxonMobil Exec: U.S. in 'Golden Age' for NatGas, Has Plenty for LNG Exports

We're living in a "golden age" for natural gas -- especially in the United States -- and there is more than enough to export as liquefied natural gas (LNG), but an executive from ExxonMobil Corp. warned that the industry still needs to focus on getting essential infrastructure built and continue its commitment to operate safely in the public domain. Read More

ANGA Unfazed by LNG Export Foes, Backs DOE Changes

America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) believes more lawmakers in Congress support liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports than oppose them and supports changes at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in approving such export facilities. But ANGA cautioned that environmental groups opposed to oil and gas drilling have made inroads at the local government level. Read More