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FERC to issue draft EIS for Alaska LNG in March 2019

The FERC will issue the draft environmental impact statement for the $43 billion Alaska LNG project in March 2019.
By Staff reporter 14 March 2018 0 30003

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) will issue the draft environmental impact statement for the $43 billion Alaska LNG project in March 2019, with the final version expected by 9 December 2019, FERC said on Tuesday.

This would put the authorisation deadline for other agencies at 8 March 2020.

“[This] will allow us to keep [...] on track for a 2024/2025 in-service date,” said Keith Meyer, president of state-owned Alaska Gasline Development Corp.

The timescale will enable AGDC to begin construction on the three-train, 20-mtpa...