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CLNG President Applauds House Action on LNG Export Legislation, Urges Senate to Act Quickly

Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG) President Bill Cooper issued the following statement ahead of a comprehensive package of energy legislation being considered in the U.S. House of Representatives, inclusive of Rep. Cory Gardner’s (R-Colo.) H.R. 6, “The Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act.” “CLNG applauds the continued bipartisan effort in the House of Representatives [...]

Charleston Daily Mail: Natural gas expansions renew call for export

Currently, Europe gets a third of its natural gas from Russia. And Russia knows it. Sanctions by European countries to rein in Vladimir Putin’s actions could result in spiteful restrictions of gas exports from Russia to Europe. A U.S. policy of encouraging the construction of more natural gas export terminals and related infrastructure to liquefy [...]

CLNG Responds to DOE’s Final Rule Changes on Reviewing LNG Export Applications to Non-FTA Countries

Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG) President Bill Cooper issued the following statement upon the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) implementation of its new procedure to only issue final approvals for applications to export LNG to non-free trade agreement (non-FTA) countries after applicants have completed National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) review: “CLNG continues to believe [...]

WSJ Op-ed: Putting America’s Energy Leverage to Use

By Senators John Hoeven (R-N.D.) and John McCain (R-AZ) Today, the U.S. has the leverage to liberate our allies from Russia’s stranglehold on the European natural-gas market. Thanks to new technologies such as hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling, America is producing more than 30.2 trillion cubic feet of natural gas a year, but only using [...]