Sabine Pass And Long-Term LNG Export Authorization

Law360, New York (May 27, 2011, 5:20 PM ET) -- On May 20, 2011, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy (OFE) granted long-term authorization to Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC, a subsidiary of Cheniere Energy Inc. (FE Docket No. 10-111-LNG, Order No. 2961), to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Sabine Pass LNG Terminal to nations that are not included in Free Trade Agreements (FTAs).

This is the first time the DOE has granted long-term (greater than two years) authority to export as LNG, natural gas that originated in the lower-48 states to...
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