FERC Asks DC Circ. To Back Its Call On Texas Gas Project

Law360 (August 11, 2020, 6:00 PM EDT) -- The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission says it made the right call when it greenlighted the construction of a liquefied natural gas export terminal in Texas, and it wants the D.C. Circuit to shoot down a challenge that argues otherwise.

While there are perils associated with the project — to surface water quality and certain at-risk species, among other things — FERC says it had its eyes wide open when the agency gave its approval after four years of review.

"The commission nonetheless found that, if constructed and operated in accordance with the conditions imposed, the project is consistent with the public...

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!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

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?
Beta
Ask a question!