Trinidad & Tobago threatens to ban Atlantic LNG expansion

Atlantic LNG Ltd.'s planned Train 4 expansion could be in trouble after Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Patrick Manning threatened to ban the LNG expansion unless participants in that joint venture improve their offer to the government.Speaking at the recent opening of a new headquarters in Port of Spain for BG Group's local operation, the prime minister said his government is so "dissatisfied with the latest offer for LNG expansion (that) it was reconsidering if it wanted any further expansion."He said, "We have come to the conclusion that, if it is that Trinidad and Tobago is not satisfied with the returns it gets from LNG expansion, then there will be no LNG expansion in Tri...

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