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Conservation Groups Take Aim at Driftwood LNG Pipeline Projects in Latest DC Circuit Arguments

Conservation Groups Take Aim at Driftwood LNG Pipeline Projects in Latest DC Circuit Arguments

Environmental groups are continuing to pressure LNG export facility and pipeline developers through federal appeals courts as lawsuits seeking to repeal authorizations stack up. In the latest of a series of filings to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, Healthy Gulf and the Sierra Club requested FERC’s approval of two…

December 21, 2023

DC Circuit Questions Natural Gas Export Agreements for Nexus Gas Pipeline

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has handed opponents of the Nexus Gas Transmission system a partial victory in a key decision directing FERC to reconsider its approval for the pipeline that could have implications for infrastructure serving liquified natural gas (LNG) export facilities.

September 9, 2019
Sabal Trail’s Future Unclear After Appellate Court Rejects Rehearing Requests

Sabal Trail’s Future Unclear After Appellate Court Rejects Rehearing Requests

The status of a proposed natural gas pipeline in the Southeast appears more uncertain, after a federal appeals court Wednesday denied a request from FERC and the pipeline sponsors to reverse its ruling last year to vacate the project’s permits.

February 1, 2018
Atlantic Sunrise Construction Back On After Court Lifts Stay

Atlantic Sunrise Construction Back On After Court Lifts Stay

Capping a chaotic three days, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia late Wednesday denied an emergency motion to stay FERC’s certificate for the Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Co. (Transco) Atlantic Sunrise expansion, allowing construction to immediately resume.

November 9, 2017