WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette will travel to Brownsville, Texas to participate in a signing ceremony for the Brazos Island Harbor (BIH) Channel Improvement Project Funding Agreement. The event will be hosted by NextDecade Corporation and the Port of Brownsville.
The BIH Improvement Project is a landmark funding agreement between the Brownsville Navigation District and NextDecade, representing a significant economic development opportunity for the Rio Grande Valley and a significant energy infrastructure opportunity for NextDecade’s Rio Grande LNG project.
Deputy Secretary Brouillette will provide remarks on the importance of U.S. natural gas infrastructure development for the New American Energy Era. He will also have a brief media availability following the event.
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette
Brownsville Navigation District Chairman John Reed
President & CEO of NextDecade Matt Schatzman
Remarks and Media Availability
Port of Brownsville
1000 Foust Road
Brownsville, TX 78521
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 9:45 AM Central Time
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