Don't Let US Lose Global LNG Race, Reps. Tell DOE

Law360, New York (July 2, 2012, 5:43 PM EDT) -- Lawmakers from shale gas-heavy states implored the U.S. Department of Energy on Friday to step up its review of the federal government's liquefied natural gas export policy and start issuing licenses, lest other potential LNG powers beat the U.S. to the world market.

Twenty-one members of the U.S. House of Representatives from states like Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia broke Congress' relative silence on the topic of LNG exports, calling on the Obama administration to “bring a new sense of urgency to the approval process” in...
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