One day after disclosing that CEO Meg Gentle had departed the company, Tellurian Inc. on Tuesday withdrew from FERC’s review a proposed 2.3 Bcf/d Permian Basin natural gas artery that would have moved supply to the Louisiana coast.

The Permian Global Access Pipeline (PGAP) had been under the microscope by Tellurian for months as it coped with a declining outlook for liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports brought on in part by Covid-19. 

Tellurian earlier this year delayed until 2021 a decision whether to sanction the long-proposed Driftwood LNG export terminal planned for Louisiana.

In the letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, PGAP officials asked to withdraw the pipeline project from the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) pre-filing review process (No....