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CLNG President Responds to Dominion Cove Point LNG’s Non-FTA Approval, Urges DOE to Continue the Momentum

Following the order from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) approving Dominion Cove Point LNG’s non-free trade agreement application to export liquefied natural gas (LNG), Center for Liquefied Natural Gas President Bill Cooper issued the statement below: We welcome the announcement of DOE’s approval order for Dominion Cove Point LNG, which is a further step […]

Latest House Hearing Confirms Benefits of Increased U.S. LNG Exports

In response to yesterday’s House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing, “U.S. Energy Abundance: Exports and the Changing Energy Landscape,” Bill Cooper, president of the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG), issued the following statement: “The more hearings Congress holds on the proposed LNG export projects and Department of Energy’s approval process, the more we hear […]

The Center for Liquefied Natural Gas to Participate in LNG-17

Bill Cooper, president of the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG), the lead trade association for the U.S. LNG export and import industry, will attend next week’s international LNG-17 conference hosted by the American Gas Association in Houston, Texas. Sponsored by the International Gas Union, the Gas Technology Institute and the International Institute for Refrigeration, […]

CLNG Responds to Moniz Confirmation Hearing Focused on LNG Exports

Bill Cooper, President of the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas, issued the following statement today upon completion of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources confirmation hearing for Energy Secretary Nominee Ernest Moniz. “The new Energy Secretary will have the opportunity to expedite approvals for LNG export projects, which will help revitalize U.S. manufacturing, […]

CLNG Files Response to Comments Submitted to the Department of Energy

Download CLNG’s reply comments to the U.S. Department of Energy. Monday, the last day of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) public comment period on its third-party studyof liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports, the Center for LNG (CLNG) filed reply comments in response to the initial comments submitted to DOE. Attached please find the full document […]

Ahead of Senate Energy Hearing, CLNG’s Cooper Provides Testimony on LNG Exports

Bill Cooper, President of the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas, today submitted written testimony in advance of the February 12, 2013, Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources hearing on “Opportunities and Challenges for Natural Gas.” In his remarks, Cooper identifies common myths about LNG exports and provides a summary of the facts.  Cooper notes […]

Today’s House Hearing Confirms U.S. Can Both Export LNG and Meet Domestic Gas Demand

The Center for Liquefied Natural Gas President Bill Cooper made the following statement on today’s House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Energy and Power hearing “American Energy Security and Innovation: An Assessment of North America’s Energy Resources”: “Participants in today’s hearing confirmed again that the United States has abundant supplies of natural gas and […]

American Workers and Manufacturers Support LNG Exports

The Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG) is pleased to note that during the recent public comment period held by the U.S. Department of Energy on its third-party macroeconomic study, several key American workers’ and manufacturing groups came out in support of LNG exports. Here’s what they’re saying: General Electric: “GE supports free markets and […]

ISSUE ALERT: Fact-Checking Senator Wyden’s Letter to U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu

During the recent public comment period, Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, dated January 10, 2013, which posed a series of questions and concerns regarding the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) third party study on exporting liquefied natural gas. The letter included several common misconceptions about the […]

Over 100 Members of Congress Sign Letter Supporting LNG Exports

Washington, D.C.: 110 members of the U.S. House of Representatives – Democrats and Republicans – today penned a letter urging Secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy Steven Chu to approve exports of liquefied natural gas. The letter comes on the last day of the Department of Energy’s comment period for its third party-commissioned report on […]