Dominion wins US approval to export LNG

Sep 12, 2013 | 04:26 PM | Thorsten Schier

Tags  Department of Energy, DOE, liquefied natural gas, LNG, LNG exports, Cove Point, Dominion Cove Point, free trade agreement FTA

NEW YORK — Exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Dominion Cove Point LNG LP’s planned Cove Point terminal in Calvert County, Md., to countries that do not have a free-trade agreement (FTA) with the United States have been approved by the Department of Energy (DOE).

"The opponents of the application have not demonstrated that the requested authorization will be inconsistent with the public interest and ... the exports proposed in this application are likely to yield net economic benefits to the United States," the DOE said after analyzing more than 200,000 comments on the potential impact of LNG exports.....





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