Industrialized Cyclist Notepad


Bills Seek to Ban U.S. LNG Exports

RIGZONE – Bills Seek to Ban U.S. LNG Exports.

At least, pass something to outlaw any gas company that exports from the US from making happy talk about “energy independence.”



Cove Point to export Marcellus shale gas?

East Coast LNG import facility will probably be changed to an export facility. This development results in higher prices for American consumers, while our water gets fracked. In contrast — it is illegal to export crude oil produced in the US.

Dominion, based in Richmond, Va., has won approval from the Department of Energy to use Cove Point for exporting liquefied natural gas to about 20 nations with which the United States has free-trade agreements. The company is now seeking federal permission to allow shipments to virtually any foreign country, except those barred because of trade embargoes.

via Marcellus shale fracking: Natural gas exports eyed through Calvert County – Baltimore Sun.