Confirmations return the commission to its full complement for the first time in two years.
Project will allow Strike Energy to bolster its share of the region’s gas market.
Final state permits and authorizations are still needed.
Venture Global LNG names KBR as lead contractor for Phase 1.
Motion to stay a permit is rejected for the natural gas pipe.
The deal provides an opportunity to invest up to $1 billion in Keystone XL pipeline.
Costa Azul LNG plant in Mexico had waited all year for an export permit from the Mexican government.
Final permits are still needed before construction of the replacement pipeline can begin.