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CLNG Hails House Action Providing Greater Regulatory Certainty for LNG Exports

Washington, D.C.: During the markup of the National Defense Authorization Act earlier today, the House Armed Services Committee voted to include language that will facilitate the shipment of U.S. LNG to Europe and other markets around the world. The amendment will require the Department of Energy to issue a decision on export applications no more […]

CLNG Cheers Passage of S. 2012

Today, the Senate passed S. 2012, The Energy Policy Modernization Act, by a vote of 85-12. Among other issues, the bill brings greater regulatory certainty to the United States’ liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry by requiring that the Department of Energy (DOE) issue a permitting decision within 45 days of an export project’s completion of […]

CLNG: First LNG Cargo a Momentous Occasion for Global Gas Industry

After Cheniere announced that it had shipped its first cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its Sabine Pass export terminal in Louisiana, Charlie Riedl, Executive Director of the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG), issued the following statement: “This is a momentous day – not just for our domestic industry, but for the global […]

Natural Gas and LNG Suppliers Sound a Warning on Feasibility and Consequences of Expansion of FERC Review Requirements

Resulting Infrastructure Delays Create Risk to Clean Power Plan Compliance In comments filed today at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), the Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA) and the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG) warned that broadening the Commission’s consideration of natural gas project impacts would not serve the National Environmental Policy Act’s (NEPA) […]