FERC Refuses To Reconsider Broadwater LNG Project

Law360, New York (September 5, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In a slap to lawmakers and environmentalists, the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has refused to grant a rehearing on the contentious Broadwater Energy LLC liquefied natural gas project that the agency approved in March.

FERC handed down the order on Thursday, denying motions filed by Connecticut's attorney general and environmental commissioner, several New York towns and counties and a nonprofit organization to reconsider its approval of the project, a joint venture between TransCanada Corp. and Shell that would plant a massive, floating gas terminal in...
To view the full article, register now.

Law360 UK

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Legal News & Analysis

Financial Services Law360 UK and Insurance Law360 UK provide breaking news and in-depth analysis on U.K. and European Union regulation, enforcement, legislation, and litigation involving banks, investment firms, insurers, and more.