The US Department of Energy continues to review applications to export LNG. As of May 17, DOE reported that 26 terminal operators had applied to export nearly 30 bcfd of LNG to countries having a Free Trade Agreement with the US, and about 28.5 bcfd to non-FTA nations.
Dominion Cove Point LNG LLP is fourth in line. The Dominion Resources subsidiary hosted OGJ and other Washington oil and gas reporters at its Cove Point terminal in nearby Lusby, Md., on May 10. It was a welcome opportunity for reporters who normally cover policy issues to visit a working energy facility.
Cove Point remains a working facility despite its not having received any LNG imports since early 2013. LNG is circulate...