Cove Point LNG Facility Now Second in U.S. to Export Natural Gas

The first commercial export cargo of liquefied natural gas has shipped from Dominion Energy's new Cove Point liquefaction and export facility in Maryland. The facility is now the second in the United States to export American-produced natural gas to international markets. Dominion Energy will produce LNG for ST Cove Point, a joint venture of Sumitomo Corporation and Tokyo … [Read more...]

First LNG Cargo from New U.S. Export Terminal Changes Course for Britain

By Oleg Vukmanovic LONDON, March 15 (Reuters) - Falling Asian gas prices are reigniting interest in northwest Europe as a liquefied natural gas (LNG) destination following winter shortages as Russia and the United States step up deliveries. Price swings prompted Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday to divert the first shipment from the new Cove Point export plant in the United … [Read more...]

First LNG Cargo Sets Sail from Maryland’s Cove Point Export Terminal

The first cargo of liquefied natural gas has set sail from the Dominion Energy Cove Point LNG export terminal in Maryland, where the newly constructed liquefaction facility is undergoing final commissioning. The commissioning cargo of natural gas left the Cove Point facility on the Chesapeake Bay on Thursday, March 1, according to Dominion Energy. The cargo … [Read more...]

U.S. Approves LNG Exports from Cove Point Terminal

The U.S. Energy Department announced Thursday today that it given final authorization for LNG exports from the Dominion Cove Point LNG Terminal located on the Chesapeake Bay in Lusby, Maryland. The authorization allows for the export of up to 770 million standard cubic feet per day of domestically produced natural gas from the terminal to countries that do not have a Free … [Read more...]