DC Circ. Told To Void FERC's OK Of Ore. LNG Export Project

By Morgan Conley (January 25, 2021, 2:11 PM EST) -- State environmental regulators, landowners, environmental groups and tribes are all urging the D.C. Circuit to undo the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's approval of a $10 billion liquefied natural gas export project in Oregon, saying the project is not in the public interest.

In three separate opening briefs Friday, project opponents told the D.C. Circuit it must vacate FERC's approval of Canada's Pembina Pipeline Corp.'s Jordan Cove LNG project. The state of Oregon, landowners, environmental groups and two tribes are fighting FERC's approval of the project, saying it gave its blessing without proper environmental and cultural consideration and despite a lack of...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!