LNG in the News

ICYMI: Al Jazeera Interview with Charlie Riedl


VIDEO: Al Jazeera Arabic – First Trump Era Approval to Export Natural Gas TRANSCRIPT: A new U.S. Department of Energy order that grants authorization to Golden Pass will enable the global energy company export more than 2.21 billion cubic feet …

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U.S. liquefied natural gas can benefit from today’s glut

Washington Examiner
By Charlie Riedl, Executive Director of CLNG

“There is a clear opportunity to streamline this process by imposing a specific timeframe on the Department of Energy to reach a decision on whether a project is in the national interest, once it has completed its environmental review. Doing …

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US became a net LNG exporter in March

SNL Energy
By Allison Good

Daily natural gas exports from the U.S. continued to climb throughout the first quarter of 2016, though not enough to balance imports. While the U.S. became a net LNG exporter in March, pipeline imports from Canada continued to outweigh the …

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US Senate passes wide-ranging energy policy bill by 85-12 vote

Platts

A broad bipartisan US energy policy bill cleared the Senate by an 85-12 vote Wednesday, winning backing from groups across the political spectrum. The legislation (S. 2012), which would mark the first time the Energy Policy Act has been reformed …

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Senate passes bill to bolster power grid, speed LNG exports

Reuters
By Timothy Gardner

The Senate passed the first broad energy bill in nine years on Wednesday, legislation containing modest measures popular with both Republicans and Democrats to modernize the power grid and speed the permitting process for liquefied natural gas exports. The bill, …

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U.S. Taps India as Asia’s Debut Buyer of American Shale Gas

Bloomberg
By Debjit Chakraborty, Anna Shiryaevskaya, and Harry Weber.

Gail India Ltd. bought the second shipment of liquefied natural gas from Cheniere Energy Inc.’s Sabine Pass plant in Louisiana in a deal that makes it the first Asian importer of U.S. shale gas. The nation’s biggest supplier will receive …

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America’s Shale Debuts in Global Gas Trade With First Cargo

Bloomberg
By Naureen Malik

It’s official. The natural gas flowing out of America’s shale formations is now available to the world. The liquefied natural gas tanker Asia Vision left Cheniere Energy Inc.’s Sabine Pass export terminal in Louisiana on Wednesday with the first cargo …

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Exporting liquefied natural gas: A golden opportunity we must seize

The Hill
By Charlie Riedl, Executive Director of CLNG

“So, while today’s milestone is an important and significant one, it should also only be the first of many more to come. Exporting LNG is a golden and unique opportunity, but it is one that we must grasp quickly if …

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Charlie Riedl: Let U.S. export more surplus natural gas

Knoxville News Sentinel
By Charlie Riedl, Executive Director of CLNG

“Last year Tennessee U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander announced the formation of the Energy and Environment Working Group, a collection of Republican senators focused on protecting the United States’ environment and climate, and in particular “allowing innovative marketplace solutions to create …

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LNG group director looks for opportunity amid transition

E&E News
By Jenny Mandel

Nearly a year after the departure of its last director for a House committee position, the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas has a new leader to present the group’s views on Capitol Hill and support the LNG industry at an …

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