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Hearings Prompt Chamber, Industry to Back U.S. LNG Exports

In the wake of Congress holding three hearings on Tuesday and Wednesday, a number of business and industry leaders are voicing their support for liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports from the United States and legislation that could change the number of export permits approved by the Department of Energy (DOE).

March 27, 2014
White House, EU Say They Support U.S. LNG Exports

White House, EU Say They Support U.S. LNG Exports

The White House and the European Union (EU) issued a joint statement Wednesday saying they "welcome the prospect" of liquefied natural gas exports…

March 27, 2014
Trunkline Files at FERC for Lake Charles Export Terminal

Trunkline Files at FERC for Lake Charles Export Terminal

Trunkline LNG Co. LLC and Trunkline LNG Export LLC Wednesday filed at FERC for their planned Lake Charles, LA, liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project.

March 26, 2014

House Foreign Affairs Committee Takes Up LNG Export Issue

One day after lawmakers in both houses of Congress debated the merits of liquefied natural gas exports (LNG), the House Committee on Foreign Affairs took up the issue on Wednesday, reasoning that exports are an intricate part of the discussion over the geopolitical potential of the energy boom in the United States. However, testimony from a panel of experts indicated the impact of U.S. LNG exports may be overstated and their effect on domestic natural gas prices unknown.

March 26, 2014

U.S. LNG Exports Take Center Stage at House, Senate Hearings

Lawmakers in both houses of Congress took up the issue of liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports from the United States in separate hearings on Tuesday, and aired discussion of a House bill that could fundamentally change the way the Department of Energy (DOE) grants approval to export to non-free trade agreement (FTA) countries.

March 25, 2014
Jordan Cove Is DOE’s Seventh Non-FTA LNG Export OK

Jordan Cove Is DOE’s Seventh Non-FTA LNG Export OK

Jordan Cove Energy Project LP Monday was granted conditional authorization to export liquefied domestic natural gas to countries…

March 24, 2014

Spectra Files for BC Pipeline to LNG Terminal

Spectra Energy Corp. has filed with British Columbia regulators for an environmental assessment certificate for its Westcoast Connector Gas Transmission Project, which would carry gas from northeast BC to BG Group's proposed Prince Rupert LNG export facility on Ridley Island.

March 21, 2014

Canadian LNG Export Terminal Gets Environmental Approval

Pieridae Energy's plans for a facility at Goldboro, Nova Scotia (NS), that would export liquefied natural gas (LNG), including liquefied shale natural gas production from the eastern United States, have been approved by Randy Delorey, Nova Scotia minister of environment, the Halifax, NS-based company said Friday.

March 21, 2014

Europe, Ukraine Discuss Pipeline Upgrades, Reversals

Ukraine's energy minister said his country is paying "politically motivated" prices for natural gas from Russia's OAO Gazprom following Russia's seizure of Crimea, while Ukraine discusses a European Union (EU) proposal to upgrade its pipeline network and add the ability for reverse flows.

March 20, 2014

Alaska Senate Passes Gasline/LNG Bill

The Alaska Senate Tuesday passed on a split vote (15-5) a bill introduced by the governor to advance long-sought commercialization of North Slope gas reserves via liquefaction and export. More than a dozen amendments proposed by Democrats were defeated.

March 19, 2014