Description: Challenge to FERC approval of liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facilities and related pipeline infrastructure at existing LNG import facility in Louisiana.
In re Trunkline Gas Co.
Filing Date Type File Action Taken Summary 01/19/2016 Not Available Download Request for rehearing filed. Sierra Club Asked FERC to Reopen Environmental Review of Louisiana LNG Export Project. Sierra Club filed a request for rehearing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) concerning FERC’s authorization of the siting, construction, and operation of natural gas liquefaction equipment, liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facilities, and related pipeline infrastructure at an existing LNG import facility in Louisiana. Sierra Club asked FERC to withdraw the final environmental impact statement (FEIS) for the proposed projects and to conduct additional environmental review, including review of indirect effects related to supply and consumption of natural gas, consideration of the impacts of greenhouse gas emissions, and review of cumulative impacts of the approved projects with other approved and proposed LNG export projects.