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Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)

Since peaking at nearly 318 gigawatts (GW) in 2011, U.S. coal-fired electric generating capacity declined to 257 GW in 2017 after several coal power plants retired. Read more

Power Generation

Cheniere Energy, Inc. announced today that it has received approval from the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) to site, construct, and operate the Corpus Christi Stage 3 expansion project. Read more

Midstream

North America is expected to drive capacity growth... Cameron LNG's first train of the liquefaction-export project... FERC recently formally accepted Commonwealth LNG LLC's... Freeport LNG recently shipped the first LNG commissioning cargo... Read more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

The project will help meet growing clean energy demands in the Southeast. Read more

Pipeline/Transportation

The new Division of LNG Facility Review & Inspection (DLNG) will consist of 20 existing LNG staff members in Washington, D.C., and eight additional full-time staffers recruited in the Houston area and based in a new Houston Regional Office. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

Williams announced today that its Transco interstate pipeline has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) seeking authorization for its Leidy South project Read more

Midstream

Medallion Pipeline Company, LLC announced a binding open season to solicit binding, long-term commitments for firm transportation utilizing capacity that Medallion has leased on the crude oil pipeline owned by EPIC Crude Pipeline. Read more

Pipeline/Transportation

Power sector pushes U.S. natural gas consumption to new record; NETL advances carbon capture solvents for power plants; FERC opens inquiry to improve electric transmission incentives; U.S. nuclear electricity generation surpasses previous peak Read more

Power Generation

Tellurian's Driftwood receives FERC order granting authorization; Cameron LNG reaches final commissioning of liquefaction train; Port of Corpus Christi approves 50-year lease agreement; Port Arthur LNG receives authorization for Texas project Read more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Annova LNG receives positive FERC EIS, Purdue innovates new gas-toliquids process to leverage shale, Indigo reaches net production milestone, AI firm receives second funding round for shale Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

Terminals' news update for the May issue of BIC Magazine. Read more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

The project remains on track for a Final Investment Decision and commencement of construction in late 2019 with full commercial operations expected in 2023. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

The 10-million-tons-per-annum (mtpa) nameplate Calcasieu Pass facility will employ a comprehensive process solution from GE Oil & Gas LLC, part of Baker Hughes, a GE Company, that utilizes mid-scale, modular, factory-fabricated liquefaction trains. Read more

Regulations

FERC has reached an agreement that may provide a path forward for consideration of LNG export terminals that are pending before the commission. Read more

Regulations

Williams, Targa Resources expand their markets with new pipeline; Renewable natural gas now flowing into SoCalGas pipelines; Service approved for part of TransCanada natural gas pipeline Read more

Pipeline/Transportation

Dominion Energy fires up Greensville County Power Station; Tenaska Power Plant in Pennsylvania begins commercial operation; Entergy nuclear plants contribute to Louisiana's bright future Read more

Power Generation

U.S. energy regulators on Wednesday approved Cheniere Energy Inc’s request to start work on part of the company’s $1.025-billion Midship natural gas pipeline in Oklahoma. Read more

Pipeline/Transportation

The 10 MTPA nameplate Calcasieu Pass facility will employ a comprehensive process solution from GE Oil & Gas, LLC, part of Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE) that utilizes mid-scale, modular, factory-fabricated liquefaction trains. Read more

Midstream

Port Arthur LNG Export Facility

Sempra Energy

Sempra Energy today announced it received the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to construct the Port Arthur LNG natural gas liquefaction-export project in Jefferson County, Texas. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

Tellurian Inc's proposed Driftwood LNG project in Louisiana took a major step forward as the U.S. federal energy regulator issued a final environmental report clearing the way for the company to seek a permit to build the export terminal. Read more

Downstream