Freeport LNG second jetty gets FERC clearance

Image courtesy of Freeport LNG

The United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission granted a permit to Freeport LNG to place the second jetty at its facility on Quintana Island, near Freeport, Texas.

The commission noted in its letter that, based on commission staff inspections and review of the commissioning activities, Freeport LNG facilities have been constructed in accordance with commission approval and applicable standards and can be expected to operate safely as designed.

In addition, the commission added that the rehabilitation and restoration of the areas affected by the approved facilities are proceeding satisfactorily.

In mid-January, Freeport LNG started commercial operations at the second liquefaction train, of its three-train facility. The third liquefaction train is set to start commercial operations in May this year. The full output of the three liquefaction trains is at 15 mtpa.

The project is also looking to develop the fourth train at the project adding 5 mtpa of production capacity pushing the facility’s total export capability to some 20 mtpa of LNG per year.


LNG World News Staff

Share this article

Follow LNG World News


<< Mar 2020 >>
24 25 26 27 28 29 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5

Flame 2020

Flame is Europe’s largest and most influential meeting place for the global gas industry.

read more >

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging: 3-Day Training Course – London / Mar 2020

This three-day training program provides a unique opportunity to learn and apply the practical skills…

read more >

3rd CWC Japan LNG & Gas Summit

As?the only commercially focused forum?for the Japanese LNG industry

read more >

Cryogenic Storage Tanks

The program committee looks forward to having the opportunity for intensive, objective and professional…

read more >