Venture Global Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Inc. is doubling its global business due to strong customer demand, with construction set to commence “imminently” on one of its two planned U.S. Gulf Coast export facilities, the developer said Thursday.
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Hot on the heels of approval by FERC, Venture Global’s Calcasieu Pass LNG export project in Cameron Parish, LA, has been issued a long-term order by the Department of Energy (DOE) authorizing it to export domestically produced liquefied natural gas (LNG) globally.
FERC said Thursday it had “reached an agreement that may provide a path forward for consideration of liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminals,” and quickly applied the new approach in approving Venture Global’s Calcasieu Pass LNG export project in Cameron Parish, LA.
FERC approval of a proposed certificate for the Calcasieu Pass liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project in Louisiana by next Tuesday (Jan. 22) is “critically important,” according to a filing by Venture Global LNG.
FERC passed a lengthy list of items on its consent agenda Thursday, but one — a proposed certificate for the Calcasieu Pass liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project in Louisiana — was conspicuously removed from the agenda prior to the meeting.
Venture Global LNG Inc., which has two Louisiana-based natural gas export projects on the drawing board, has awarded Kiewit the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the Calcasieu Pass facility under development in Cameron Parish.
FERC staff has issued a positive draft environmental impact statement (DEIS) for the Plaquemines LNG and Gator Express Pipeline project, which include a liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal and related pipeline 30 miles south of New Orleans.
FERC Staff has issued a final environmental impact statement (FEIS) for the proposed Calcasieu Pass liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project in Louisiana, which calls for construction of liquefaction facilities with a design production capacity of 12 million metric tons/year (mmty).
Venture Global LNG, which is developing a natural gas export project in Cameron Parish, LA, agreed Friday to supply Repsol SA with 1 million metric tons/year (mmty) over 20 years.
Houston-based Cheniere Energy Inc. late Thursday was granted approval to begin feeding natural gas into the first planned export project in Texas, signaling the Corpus Christi terminal could produce the first commissioning cargo before year’s end.