Sempra Developing LNG Export Plants in Louisiana, Mexico

Vista Pacifico would be connected to two existing pipelines and would source gas from the Permian basin in Texas and New Mexico for export to Asian markets, where LNG demand is growing fast.

Scott DiSavino, Reuters

U.S. energy company Sempra Energy said on Nov. 5 it will continue developing LNG export plants in Louisiana and Mexico while building the first phase of the Costa Azul LNG export plant in Mexico.

Justin Bird, CEO of Sempra Infrastructure, told analysts on the company's earnings call that Costa Azul was "on time and on budget" to produce first LNG by the end of 2024. Costa Azul will produce about 3.3 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) of LNG.

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