DOE Greenlights $6B Cameron LNG Project

Law360, New York (February 11, 2014, 1:33 PM EST) -- The U.S. Department of Energy on Tuesday gave conditional permission to energy firm Cameron LNG to export liquefied gas to countries that don't have free trade agreements with the U.S.

Cameron will be able to export 1.7 billion standard cubic feet of gas per day for 20 years from its proposed $6 billion Cameron Parish terminal in Louisiana. At present, the U.S. has free trade agreements with 20 countries and federal law requires approval before selling gas to other countries.

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