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Gulf Coast LNG Export, LLC (Gulf Coast) - FE Dkt. No. 12-05-LNG


The Office of Fossil Energy gives notice of receipt of an application filed on January 10,
2012, by Gulf Coast LNG Export, LLC (Gulf Coast), for long-term, multi-contract authorization
to engage in exports up to the equivalent of 2.8 Bcf/d (approximately 1,022 Bcf/yr) of LNG. 
Gulf Coast requests authorization for a 25-year period to commence on the date of first
export or 8 years from the date of issuance of the authorization requested by this application, whichever is sooner.  Gulf Coast proposes to export domestically-produced LNG from a natural
gas liquefaction facility and LNG export terminal located at the Port of Brownsville in Brownsville, Texas, which it plans to develop, to any country which has or in the future develops the capacity
to import LNG via ocean-going carrier, and with which trade is not prohibited by U.S. law or
policy. F.R. Notice published 6/4/12; 77 FR 32962, comments were due 8/3/12. Order 3163
was issued on 10/16/12 (FTA Authorization). 

NFTA - Federal Register Notice Inviting Comments on the LNG Export Study Published (77 FR 73627). Initial comments were due no later than 4:30 p.m. (EST) on 1/24/13.
Reply Comments were due 1/25/13 no later than 4:30 p.m. (EST) on 2/25/13.
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Service List 12-05-LNG

NO.

DATE:

FILED/ISSUED BY:

FILING TYPE:

1.

01/10/12

Gulf Coast LNG Export, LLC

Application for Long-term Authorization to Export LNG

2.

05/16/12

Gulf Coast LNG Export, LLC

Email to DOE/FE and Attached Option Agreement Dated January 9, 2012 Between Gulf Coast LNG Exports, LLC and Brownsville Navigation District

3.

05/29/12

U.S. Department of Energy

F.R. Notice Issued

4.

06/04/12

F.R. Notice Published 6/4/12; by U.S. Department of Energy for Comments on Application for Long Term Authority to Export LNG Filed by Gulf Coast

77 FR 32962; Inviting Protests, Motions to Intervene, Notices of Intervention, and Written Comments no Later Than 4:30pm e.s.t. 8/3/12.

5.

07/25/12

Eduardo A. Campirano, Director, & CEO, Port of Brownsville

Letter in Support of Application

6.

06/04/12

Jeanpublic

Email Requesting DOE to Deny Application for Export

7.

07/27/12

William P. Swanter, MAI, Swantner Real Estate Valuation Services, LLC

Letter in Support of Application

8.

07/30/12

Lee Ostos, President, DIX Shipping Company, Inc.

Letter in Support of Application

9.

07/30/12

Sofia C. Benavides, Commissioner, Pct. 1, Cameron County Courthouse

Letter in Support of Application

10.

07/30/12

Robert L. Berry, Vice President, International Shipbreaking Limited LLC, and Southern Recycling LLC

Letter in Support of Application

11.

08/01/12

David A. Garza, Cameron County Commissioner Precinct 3

Letter in Support of Application 

12.

08/01/12

Alex Meade, Chief Executive Officer, Mission Economic Development Corporation

Letter in Support of Application

13.

08/01/12

Albert Gonzalez, Executive Director, Development Corporation of Mercedes

Letter in Support of Application

14.

08/01/12

Carlos H. Cascos, CPA, County Judge

Letter in Support of Application

15.

08/01/12

Pete Sepulveda, Jr., County Administrator, Cameron County

Letter in Support of Application

16.

08/01/12

David E. Allex, Chairman, Cameron County Regional Mobility Authority

Letter in Support of Application

17.

08/01/12

Rene O. Oliveria, State Representative, District 37, Texas House of Representatives

Letter in Support of Application

18.

08/01/12

Charlie Cabler, City Manager, City of Brownsville

Letter in Support of Application

19.

08/03/12

The American Public Gas Association

Motion for Leave to Intervene and Protest

20.

08/03/12

The Sierra Club

Motion to Intervene, Protest, and Comments

Exhibits

21.

08/06/12

Frank Parker, Jr., Parker & Company

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

22.

 

08/06/12

Humberto (Bobby) Rodriguez, Board President, San Suan Economic Development Corporation

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

23.

08/06/12

John C. Reed, South Padre Bank, N.A.

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

24.

 

08/06/12

Keith Patridge, President & CEO, McAllen Economic Development Corporation

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

25.

 

08/06/12

Norma Torres, President & C.O.O., Brownsville & Rio Grande International Railroad

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

26.

 

08/06/12

Captain Grant S. Wilson, Presiding Officer, Brazos Santiago Pilots Association

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

27.

 

08/06/12

C.S. Andreas Lewis, Chaplain, International Seafarer Center

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

28.

08/06/12

Ramon Garcia, County Judge, County of Hidalgo, Texas

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

29.

08/06/12

Angela R. Burton, IOM, CPM, President/CEO, The Chamber, Brownsville, Texas

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

30.

08/06/12

Raudel Garza, Executive Director, Rio South Texas Economic Council

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

31.

08/06/12

Fred W. Rusteberg, President/CEO, IBC Bank

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

32.

08/07/12

Cameron County Commissioner,  Precinct 2, Ernie L. Hernandez

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

33.

08/07/12

Texas State Representaive, District 38, Eddie Lucio III

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

34.

08/08/12

Signet Maritime Corporation, J. Barry Snyder, President

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

35.

08/08/12

Filed 8/8/12 by Steven B. Bearden, Port Director/General Manager, The Port Isabel San Benito Navigation District

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

36.

08/08/12

Fred Rusteberg, Tri-Chair, United Brownsville

Letter in Support of Application (Late Filing)

37.

08/09/12

John Tobola, Attorney for Gulf Coast LNG Export

Letter Requesting an Extension of Time to Respond to the Sierra Club's Protest of Not Later than August 31, 2012

38.

08/16/12

U.S. Department of Energy

Service List

39.

08/12/12

U.S. Department of Energy

Letter Granting Request to Extension of Time to Respond to the Sierra Club's Pleading to August 31, 2012

40.

08/20/12

Gulf Coast LNG Export, LLC

Motion for Leave to Answer and Answer to Motion for Leave to Intervene and Protest of The American Public Gas Association

41.

09/04/12

Gulf Coast LNG Export, LLC

Motion for Leave to Answer and Answer to Motion for Leave to Intervene and Protest of Sierra Club

42.

 

09/11/12

Gulf Coast LNG Export, LLC

Letter Requesting DOE Approve the FTA Portion of Gulf Coast LNG Export, LLC Export Application

43.

09/18/12

The Sierra Club

Renewed Motion to Reply and Reply Comments

44.

10/03/12

Gulf Coast LNG Export, LLC

Motion for Leave to Respond to and Response to Sierra Club's Renewed Motion to Reply and Reply Comments

45.

10/16/12

U.S. Department of Energy

Order 3163 Granting Long-Term Multi-Contract Authority to Export LNG by Vessel from the Proposed Brownsville Terminal to Free Trade Agreement Nations

46.

12/05/12

U.S. Department of Energy

EIA Analysis (Study - Part 1)

47.

12/05/12

U.S. Department of Energy

2012 LNG Export Cumulative Impact Study (LNG Export Study - Part 2). Prepared by NERA Economic Consulting (NERA)

48.

12/05/12

U.S. Department of Energy

Federal Register Notice Inviting Comments on the LNG Export Study

49.

12/11/12

F.R. Notice Published 12/11/12; by U.S. Department of Energy Notice Inviting Comments on the LNG Export Study

Federal Register Notice Inviting Comments on the LNG Export Study Published: 77 FR 73627; Initial comments are due no later than 4:30 p.m. (EST) on 1/24/13.
Reply Comments are being accepted from 1/25/13 until 4:30 p.m. (EST) on 2/25/13.

50.

12/11/12 - 01/24/13

Index of Initial Comments

Index of Initial Comments Filed in Response to the 2012 LNG Export Study Federal Register Notice Published 12/11/12

51.

01/25/13 - 02/25/13

Index of Reply Comments

Index of Reply Comments Filed in Response to the Initial Comments filed in Reponse of the 2012 LNG Export Study

52.

 

01/28/13

 

U.S. Department of Energy

Procedural Order: Extending Initial Comments on the LNG Study to 01/27/13; and Granting The Aluminum Association an Extension of time until 5 pm, 01/29/13 EDT to File Initial Comments

53.

 

07/01/13

 

The American Petroleum Institute (API)

 

Letter to Secretary of Energy from Mr. Jack N. Gerard, Presdent and CEO Urging the Secretary to Approve all Pending Applications for Authorization to Export LNG to Non-Free Trade Agreement Countries

54.

 

07/03/13

 

U.S. Department of Energy

 

Memo from Guido DeHoratiis, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Oil and Natural Gas Regarding API's Request for Approval of all Pending Applications for Authorization to Export LNG to Non-Free Trade Agreement Countries

55.

 

 

 

 

05/29/14

 

 

 

 

U.S. Department of Energy

 

 

 

 

F.R. Notices: Proposed changes in the way the DOE processes LNG exports to Non-FTANs countries. In addition, DOE will initiate an updated macroeconomic study and is releasing two environmental reports that explore the environmental impacts of unconventional natural gas production and lifecycle greenhouse gas impact of U.S. LNG exports.(Follow Link)

56.

06/04/14

U.S. Department of Energy

F.R. Notice Notice Published 79 FR 32260; Comments Due 7/21/14: Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Perspective on Exporting LNG from the U.S.

57.

05/29/14

U.S. Department of Energy

Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Perspective on Exporting LNG from the U.S. Report

58.

05/29/14

U.S. Department of Energy/NETL

Review Comments for Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Perspective on Exporting LNG from the U.S.


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