Commonwealth LNG

Commonwealth LNG’s 8.4 MMty Louisiana Terminal Secures FERC OK

Commonwealth LNG’s 8.4 MMty Louisiana Terminal Secures FERC OK

Commonwealth LNG’s export terminal proposed in Louisiana has become the first project to be authorized in more than two years after receiving unanimous FERC approval Thursday. Houston-based Commonwealth has not yet sanctioned the 8.4 million metric ton/year (mmty) facility. It would be sited in Cameron Parish, LA, along the Calcasieu Ship Channel, potentially adding to…

November 17, 2022
FERC Adds Environmental Justice Considerations to Commonwealth LNG EIS

FERC Adds Environmental Justice Considerations to Commonwealth LNG EIS

FERC staff concluded the Commonwealth LNG terminal project in Louisiana could have minimal environmental consequences if built, but it could contribute to “disproportionately high and adverse” impacts on marginal communities already affected by industry. The conclusion from Federal Energy Regulatory Commission staff was published in a final environmental impact statement (EIS) for the project proposed…

September 16, 2022
Woodside Grows U.S. LNG Offtake with Commonwealth Deal After Commitment to Germany

Woodside Grows U.S. LNG Offtake with Commonwealth Deal After Commitment to Germany

Woodside Energy Group Ltd., one of Australia’s largest energy companies, finalized offtake agreements for U.S. supply from Commonwealth LNG as it expands its own supply obligations to Europe. Woodside Energy, formerly Woodside Petroleum, disclosed Tuesday it has inked two 20-year sale and purchase agreements (SPA) for up to 2.5 million metric tons/year (mmty) of liquefied…

September 7, 2022
Commonwealth LNG Signs HOA to Potentially Supply Australia’s Woodside

Commonwealth LNG Signs HOA to Potentially Supply Australia’s Woodside

Commonwealth Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) has signed a heads of agreement (HOA) to negotiate the future purchase of 2.0 million metric tons/year (mmty) of LNG by Woodside Energy Trading Singapore Pte Ltd. from its proposed terminal near Cameron, Louisiana. Australia’s Woodside could secure a contract for 20 years of the project’s lifespan if it follows…

January 20, 2022
Commonwealth LNG Launches Competitive Bidding to Jumpstart Louisiana Export Project

Commonwealth LNG Launches Competitive Bidding to Jumpstart Louisiana Export Project

Commonwealth Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) has launched a tender soliciting bids from potential offtakers that could acquire supply from the proposed project in Louisiana at volumes, pricing and durations of their choosing.  The company is aiming to accelerate the supply contracting process by offering more flexibility. Offtakers could buy on a tolling, free-on-board (FOB) or…

January 19, 2021