The Office of Fossil Energy gives notice of receipt of an Application filed on July 11, 2014, by Sabine Pass Liquefaction, LLC (SPL), seeking long-term multi-contract authorization to export domestically produced liquefied natural gas (LNG) in an amount up to the equivalent of 203 billion standard cubic feet (Bcf) of natural gas per year.  SPL proposes to export LNG from the liquefaction project currently being developed by SPL and its affiliate, Sabine Pass LNG, L.P., at the existing Sabine Pass LNG import, storage and vaporization terminal in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.  SPL requests authorization for a 25-year period commencing on the earlier of the date of first export or eight years from the date the authorization is issued.  SPL proposes to export LNG to any nation that currently has or in the future develops the capacity to import LNG and with which the United States currently has, or in the future enters into, a free trade agreement requiring national treatment for trade in natural gas and LNG. SPL is requesting authorization to export LNG for itself and as agent for third parties who themselves hold title to the LNG at the time of export. No federal register notice will be issued. 


1 07/11/2014 Sabine Pass Liquefaction, LLC Application for long-term, multi-contract authorization to Export LNG to FTA Nations 
2 02/12/2015 U.S. Department of Energy  Order 3595 Granting Long-term Multi-contract Authority to Export LNG by Vessel from the Sabine Pass LNG Terminalin Cameron Parish, Louisiana, to Free Trade Agreement Nations
3 02/24/2015 U.S. Department of Energy Errata Modifying Order 3595
4 01/15/2016  Sabine Pass Liquefaction, LLC 

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5 04/08/2016 U.S. Department of Energy Signed Federal Register Notice of Change in Control
6 04/13/2016 U.S. Department of Energy 81 FR 21851; Published Federal Register Notice of Change in Control 
7 05/06/2016 U.S. Department of Energy Letter Regarding Change in Control 
8 05/09/2016 U.S. Department of Energy Updated Letter Regarding Change in Control 
9. 04/19/2017 Sabine Pass Liquefaction, LLC Change in Counsel
10 12/19/2017 Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC Changes in Equity Ownership of CQP
11. 02/20/2018 U.S. Department of Energy Response to CIC Request Filed 12/19/2018, Advising No Further Action Required.
12. 11/13/2018 Cheniere Energy, Inc. Notification of Change in Counsel
13. 09/03/2020 Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC Application to Amend Export Term for Existing Long-term Authorizations through December 31, 2050
14. 09/23/2020 Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC Notification Regarding Change in Indirect Equity Ownership
15. 09/24/2020 Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC Update to Notification Regarding Change in Indirect Equity Ownership
16. 10/27/2020 U.S. Department of Energy Categorical Exclusion Determination 
17. 10/28/2020 U.S. Department of Energy Order Extending Export Term for Authorizations to Free Trade and Non-Free Trade Agreement Nations through December 31, 2050
18. 11/03/2020 Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC Request for Contract Consolidation
19. 12/22/2020 U.S. Department of Energy Policy Statement on Including Short-Term Export Authority in Long-Term LNG Export Authorizations
20. 1/13/2020 Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC Certificate of Service
21. 1/29/2021 Sabine Pass Liquefaction LLC Certificate of Service
22. 02/04/2021 U.S. Department of Energy Response to Notification Regarding Change in Indirect Equity Ownership
23. 02/26/2021 U.S. Department of Energy Order Granting Request for Contract Consolidation
24. 05/17/2023 Sabine Pass Liquefaction, LLC, Corpus Christi Liquefaction, LLC, Cheniere Marketing, LLC and CCL Midscale 8-9, LLC Substitution of Counsel & Updates to Service List