EQT in Talks with LNG Companies on Possible Agreements, CEO Says

Finding East Coast LNG opportunities is especially important for a producer like EQT because pipeline capacity in Appalachia, where EQT produces gas, was already near capacity and not expected to grow much in coming years.

Scott DiSavino, Reuters

U.S. energy company EQT Corp.’s discussions with LNG companies are continuing, the CEO of the biggest natural gas producer in the United States told analysts on an earnings call on July 28.

EQT has long advocated that the U.S. export more LNG to the world to help other countries meet their growing energy needs and reduce emissions by shutting coal-fired power plants.

“We continue to have discussions with LNG end users across various geographies,” EQT CEO Toby Rice said.

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