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Life Cycle Analysis
July 10, 2020

LNG Life-Cycle Update from API

API Releases LNG Life-Cycle Report (LNG Industry) Lydia Woellwarth (July 10): A study conducted by ICF for API examines the environmental benefits of USLNG use in China, Germany, and India, finding that using USLNG rather than coal for electricity generation produces on average 50.5% fewer GHG emissions in all base case scenarios studied. API’s Dustin […]

PHMSA
June 16, 2020

Joint Comments to PHMSA

LNG Allies Joins API and Others in Submitting Comments The American Petroleum Institute took the lead in preparing a multi-association response to a proposal put forward by the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration (PHMSA) that could result in the disclosure of certain confidential/proprietary data with regard to liquefaction facilities. LNG Allies was one of several […]

Transatlantic Cooperation
March 19, 2018

Transatlantic Energy Security Forum

Third Transatlantic Energy Security Forum Held in Houston LNG Allies organized the Third Transatlantic Energy Security Forum (TESF III) at the Petroleum Club of Houston on Mon. March 19. Nearly 100 participants attended this half day conference which focused on the progress that U.S. LNG exporters and natural gas importers and end-users had made since […]

API
November 22, 2016

Recent LNG Developments

Congress is now in recess for the Thanksgiving holiday, with both chambers scheduled to reconvene early during the week of Nov. 28 to pass another stop-gap government funding bill and to address a few other matters. One item still on the agenda is the legislation that would set a new statutory deadline on the Department […]

API
May 16, 2016

Export Projects Update (May 2016)

The Lead: French Minister Wants to Ban U.S. LNG if “Fracked Gas” Involved Ségolène Royale, the French Minister of Environment, Energy and Marine Affairs, told told her parliament on May 10 that the French government was looking to ban U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports containing shale gas because hydraulic fracturing is banned in France. […]

API
October 13, 2015

Momentous Time for Energy Trade/Security

It would be hard to overstate the significance of the last three weeks for those of us who care passionately about the future of transatlantic energy trade and security: Some 60 percent of the U.S. House of Representatives voted (Oct. 9) to approve bipartisan legislation to lift restrictions upon the export of U.S. crude oil. […]

ANGA
October 29, 2014

EIA Releases Second LNG Economic Study

The Oct. 29 EIA report: Effect of Increased Levels of Liquefied Natural Gas Exports on U.S. Energy Markets builds upon the earlier report issued by EIA which considered the market effects of LNG exports ranging up to 12 billion cubic feet per day (BCF). The second report considered the higher scenario of up 20 BCF. Attached […]

API
August 4, 2014

Two USLNG Projects Gain Key Approvals

Oregon LNG Receives Conditional DOE Approval LNG Global reports: “DOE has conditionally authorized Oregon LNG to export LNG to non-FTA nations from a facility in Warrenton, Oregon. This application was next in the [DOE queue] and review was initiated before DOE issued its recent proposed procedural change. Subject to environmental review and final regulatory approval, […]

API
April 9, 2014

House Subcommittee Reports H.R. 6

The Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee met today and with minimal debate ordered H.R. 6, the Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act, reported to the full Energy and Commerce Committee by a party-line vote of 15 to 11, with Republicans favoring the move and Democrats opposing it. Opening statements by […]

API
February 12, 2014

LNG Queue: One Out / One In

On Feb. 11, DOE /FE granted conditional approval for the application made by Sempra Energy to export natural gas from the company’s proposed LNG terminal in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The DOE order permits 1.7 billion cubic feet per day to be exported from the facility, which brings total authorized LNG exports to ≈8.5 bcf feet per […]

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