Lake Charles

Sasol’s Lower 48-Fueled Lake Charles Chemicals Project Nearing Completion

Sasol’s Lower 48-Fueled Lake Charles Chemicals Project Nearing Completion

Fueled by abundant and low-priced Lower 48 natural gas and oil, Sasol Ltd. is in sight of completing a massive ethane cracker complex in Lake Charles, LA, by the end of the year. After facing budget overruns and a delay of the world-scale Lake Charles Chemicals Project (LCCP), the complex would triple the South African…

June 26, 2020
Sasol Nears Finish Line on Lake Charles Petrochemicals Project as Two More Units Ramp Up

Sasol Nears Finish Line on Lake Charles Petrochemicals Project as Two More Units Ramp Up

Two more chemical units have ramped up at Sasol Ltd.’s massive ethane cracker complex underway in Lake Charles, LA, putting the Integrated chemicals and energy giant in sight of completion before the end of the year. The world-scale Lake Charles Chemicals Project (LCCP), a petrochemicals facility adjacent to an existing Sasol site, is designed to…

June 25, 2020

DOE Taps Lake Charles for Worldwide LNG Exports

Lake Charles Exports LLC is conditionally authorized to export at a rate of up to 2 Bcf/d, bringing the potential total U.S. LNG exports to 5.6 Bcf/d.

August 8, 2013

DOE Boosts Potential LNG Exports to 5.6 Bcf/d

Lake Charles Exports LLC (Lake Charles) Wednesday became the third prospective liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal tapped by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to export domestic natural gas worldwide, bringing authorized export volumes to 5.6 Bcf/d.

August 8, 2013