El PASO ENERGY MARKETING COMPANY
(Formerly El Paso Gas Marketing Company)
FE DOCKET NO. 93-40-NG
On May 11, 1993, the Department of Energy (DOE) granted blanket authorization to El Paso Gas Marketing Company (El Paso) in DOE/FE Opinion and Order No. 801 (Order 801)1/, to import up to 75 Bcf of natural gas from Canada over a two-year term beginning on the first import delivery. Deliveries of natural gas under Order 801 began January 1, 1995. On September 30, 1997, El Paso filed a request with the Office of Fossil Energy of DOE to vacate Order 801.
Accordingly, pursuant to section 3 of the Natural Gas Act, the authorization to import natural gas granted by Order 801 is hereby vacated.
Issued in Washington, D.C., on September 30, 1997.
Wayne E. Peters
Manager, Natural Gas Regulation
Office of Natural Gas & Petroleum
Import and Export Activities
Office of Fossil Energy
1/ Order 801 was originally issued to El Paso Gas Marketing Company (1 FE Para. 70,794, May 11, 1993). In DOE/FE Order No. 1204, Order 801 was amended to substitute El Paso Energy Marketing Company for El Paso Gas Marketing Company (1 FE Para. 71,307).