New Fortress Energy Inc. said it had few issues in the second quarter signing up customers for liquefied natural gas (LNG) and power generation assets that it is developing in Brazil, where energy demand has set records this year. 

NFE said it inked eight sales agreements for 5.8 million gallons/day of LNG to underpin import terminals and power generation projects under development along Brazil’s coast. 

The company gained a foothold in Brazil earlier this year when it acquired Golar LNG Partners LP and Hygo Energy Transition Ltd. in a deal valued at $5 billion. NFE took over an operational import terminal and power plant. It is also developing similar assets to the north and south of the Sergipe facility. 

South America has imported significant amounts of LNG this year,...