Greens Say Challenge To $10B LNG Facility Not Filed Late

Law360, New York (December 8, 2014, 6:17 PM EST) -- Environmentalists on Friday told the D.C. Circuit that their petition challenging the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s approval of a $10 billion liquefied natural gas export facility was not filed late despite the agency’s argument that it came in 25 seconds after a 5 p.m. deadline.

In July, the Sierra Club and the Gulf Restoration Network asked the commission to revisit its June order approving a Sempra Energy subsidiary’s $10 billion plan to convert an existing LNG import facility in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, into a liquefaction and...
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Case Information

Case Title

Sierra Club, et al v. FERC

Case Number



Appellate - DC Circuit

Nature of Suit

Date Filed

September 29, 2014


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