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Cheniere Energy Gets First Chance at LNG Export

Cheniere Energy (LNG) and Cheniere Partners (CQP), its midstream subsidiary, are ready to start a new era in the US natural gas industry with the commissioning of the first LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) export cargo from the U.S.  Previously, the US exported LNG only from Alaska.  LNG is a clear, odorless, noncorrosive liquid that is formed when natural gas is cooled to around -260 degrees Fahrenheit.  This shrinks the volume by about 600 times, making the resource easier to store and transport through marine shipments.  Then, liquid is converted back… Continue Reading