• DOE Approves ConocoPhillips Alaska and Annova LNG Applications to Export LNG to FTA Nations
  • March 4, 2014
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has approved ConocoPhillips Alaska Natural Gas Corporation’s application to export 40 Bcf of LNG over a two-year period by vessel from the Kenai LNG Facility to nations with a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the United States requiring national treatment for trade in natural gas. DOE will address ConocoPhillips’ application to export LNG to non-FTA nations separately.

    DOE has also approved Annova LNG’s application to export 342 Bcf/year of LNG by vessel over a 30-year period from the proposed Annova LNG Terminal in Brownsville, Texas to FTA nations.