• FERC Issues Orders Conditionally Authorizing Sparrows Point LNG Terminal and Addressing Other Proposed and Existing LNG Terminals
  • December 21, 2009 | Authors: Neil L. Levy; David G. Tewksbury
  • Law Firm: King & Spalding LLP - Washington Office
  • On January 15, 2009, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued orders (1) conditionally authorizing the Sparrows Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving and regasification terminal near Baltimore, Maryland; (2) addressing requests for rehearing and clarification of an order conditionally authorizing the proposed Bradwood LNG receiving and regasification terminal in Clatsop County, Oregon; (3) addressing requests for rehearing and clarification of an order on remand from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the United States District of Columbia Circuit (D.C. Circuit) relating to the proposed expansion of the Cove Point LNG receiving and regasification terminal near Baltimore, Maryland; and (4) clarifying the jurisdictional status of the Kenai LNG export terminal in Alaska.