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Freeport LNG Development, L.P. Application to Export LNG
(FE Dkt. No. 08-70-LNG)

The Office of Fossil Energy gives notice of receipt of a blanket application filed on August 1, 2008 by Freeport LNG Development, L.P. to export  on a short-term or spot market basis up to 24 Bcf of previously imported LNG cumulatively over a two year period  from the United States to the following international desitinations: United Kingdom, Belgium, Spain, Japan, South Korea, India, China, Taiwan, France and Italy.  Environmental Assessment (EA) issued by FERC March 2009. Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) issued by DOE May 27, 2009. Amendment filed September 1, 2009.  Order 2644 granting authorization to export liquefied natural gas issued May 28, 2009. Order 2644-A issued to include the export of previously imported LNG. 

On March 4, 2010, Freeport LNG filed an application requesting an amendment to its blanket authorization to export previously imported liquefied natural gas (LNG) granted by Order 2644, and amendment on September 22, 2009, in Order 2644-A. Freeport LNG seeks authorization to export foreign-sourced LNG from its Quintana Island, Texas facilities to any other country (in addition to those already specifically listed in Order 2664, as amended) with capacity to import LNG via ocean-going carrier and with which trade is not prohibited by U.S. law or policy.  A Federal Register Notice was published on March 23, 2010, (75 FR 13755). Comments and motions were due April 22, 2010.  NO COMMENTS WERE RECEIVED. Order 2644-B issued May 11, 2010 amending export.


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Application filed by Freeport LNG Development, L.P. August 1, 2008  

Application                                                         
Appendix A
Appendix B
Appendix C
Appendix D
Appendix E

Notice of Application Published in Federal Register

73 FR 52650 (September 10, 2008)

Filed 09/09/08 by Senator Ron Wyden

Letter commenting on LNG Export Issues

Filed 09/11/08 by Shell NA LNG LLC

Motion to Intervene

Filed 10/13/08 by BG LNG Services, LLC

Motion to Intervene

Filed 10/27/08 by BG LNG Services, LLC

Motion to Intervene Out of Time

Issued 11/25/08 by U.S. Department of Energy

Procedural Order Granting Motion of BG LNG
Services, LLC for Leave to Intervene Out-of-Time

Issued March 2009 by Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Environmental Assessment (EA) of Freeport LNG
Export Project and BOG/Truck Project

Issued May 27, 2009 by U.S. Department of Energy

Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) Regarding the Order Granting Application for Authorization to Export LNG filed by Freeport LNG Development, L.P.

U.S. Department of Energy

Service List for FE Dkt. No. 08-70-LNG

Issued May 28, 2009 by U.S. Department of Energy

Order 2644 Granting Authorization to Export Liquefied Natural Gas

Filed on September 1, 2009 Amendment filed by Freeport LNG Development, L.P.

Amendment to Allow Exports of Foreign-Sourced LNG from its Quintana Island, Texas facilities to Canada and Mexico

Issued September 22, 2009 by U.S. Department of Energy

Order 2644-A Amending Authorization to Export Liquefied Natural Gas to include the export of previously imported LNG

March 4, 2010 Amendment filed by Freeport LNG Development, L.P.

Application Amending Order 2644 and 2644-A to include exports of foreign-sourced LNG from the Freeport LNG Terminal to any other country with the capacity to import LNG via ocean-going carrier and which trade is not prohibited by U.S. law or policy.

Notice of Application Published in Federal Register

75 FR 13755 (March 23, 2010) (NO COMMENTS WERE RECEIVED)

 

Issued May 11, 2010
by U.S. Department of Energy

Order 2644-B Amending Authorization to Export LNG

 

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