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Freeport LNG Development, L.P. - FE Dkt. No. 11-51-LNG

The Office of Fossil Energy gives notice of receipt of an application filed on April 21, 2011,
by Freeport LNG Development, L.P.(Freeport LNG), requesting blanket authorization to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) that previously had been imported into the United States from
foreign sources in an amount up to the equivalent of 24 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of natural
gas.  The LNG would be exported from its Quintana Island, Texas, facility to any country
with the capacity to import LNG via ocean-going carrier and with which trade is not
prohibited by U.S. law or policy. Freeport LNG seeks to export the LNG over a two-year
period commencing on the date of the authorization.  Freeport LNG states this application
is filed in anticipation of the May 27, 2011, expiration of their current authorization in
DOE/FE Order No. 2644 (as amended), and requests the same authorization previously
granted by DOE/FE to Freeport LNG. F.R. Notice Issued 6/2/2011.  F.R. Notice Published
6/9/2011; 76 FR 33746. Comments were due July 11, 2011. No comments or motions were received in any format. Order 2986 Granting Blanket Authority to Export LNG issued on 7/19/2011.

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Freeport LNG Development, L.P.                                  

Application for Blanket Authority to
Export LNG



U.S. Department of Energy

F.R. Notice Issued for Comments on Application for Blanket  Authorization to Export LNG (Download Notice)




U.S. Department of Energy

F.R. Notice Issued Published; 76 FR 33746; Comments Due July 11, 2011.  (Download Published Notice).



U.S. Department of Energy

NEPA Records of Categorical Exclusions (CX)



U.S. Department of Energy

Order 2986 Granting Blanket Authority to Export Previously Imported LNG

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