The natural gas pipe’s delay to summer 2022 is due to regulators’ request for time to review certification applications.
The partnership acknowledges the increased use of LNG as a marine fuel.
Cheniere and Shell offset the full lifecycle GHG emissions associated with the cargo.
The state’s Department of Environmental Quality denied a water permit for the Southgate natural gas pipeline.
Plant would be located in the Pacific port of De Kastri.
Work on the tankers could potentially violate sanctions on Venezuela, lawyers say.
The operators of the line, led by Energy Transfer LP, sought a stay from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, saying it would allow the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) to continue operating.
High costs, regulatory hurdles and environmentalist opponents have made it difficult to construct major natural gas pipelines out of Appalachia.
George Millas joins EPIC Midstream as chief commercial officer from Energy Transfer, where he was in charge of all the company’s commercial gathering and processing in the Permian Basin.