• Corpus Christi Liquefaction Selects Texas Agency as the Greenhouse Gas Permitting Authority For Its LNG Export Terminal
  • April 21, 2014
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • Corpus Christi Liquefaction, LLC (CCL) has filed a letter with FERC stating that it has selected the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) as the reviewing authority for CCL’s pending application for a Greenhouse Gas Prevention of Significant Deterioration Permit for CCL’s proposed LNG export terminal near Corpus Christi, Texas. The letter states that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is in the process of transferring such permitting authority to the TCEQ and gave CCL the choice of whether it wanted EPA or TECQ to complete review of its permit application. CCL’s letter can be found at http://elibrary.ferc.gov/idmws/common/opennat.asp?fileID=13514355, and the complete docket for the CCL export project can be found on eLibrary under Docket No. CP12-507.