This page lists categorical exclusion determinations that apply B5.7. DOE has revised the text of B5.7 through rulemaking. To determine the applicable text, compare the date the categorical exclusion was signed to the DOE regulations in effect at that time.

As of January 4, 2021, the full text of this categorical exclusion is:

B5.7 Export of natural gas and associated transportation by marine vessel

Approvals or disapprovals of new authorizations or amendments of existing authorizations to export natural gas under section 3 of the Natural Gas Act and any associated transportation of natural gas by marine vessel.

From November 14, 2011, through January 3, 2021, the full text of this categorical exclusion was:

B5.7 Import or export natural gas, with operational changes

Approvals or disapprovals of new authorizations or amendments of existing authorizations to import or export natural gas under section 3 of the Natural Gas Act that involve minor operational changes (such as changes in natural gas throughput, transportation, and storage operations) but not new construction.

Prior to November 14, 2011, the full text of this categorical exclusion was:

B5.7 Import/export natural gas, no new construction

Approval of new authorization or amendment of existing authorization to import/export natural gas under section 3 of the Natural Gas Act that does not involve new construction and only requires operational changes, such as an increase in natural gas throughput, change in
transportation, or change in storage operations.

December 23, 2020

CX-022902: EAGLE LNG PARTNERS JACKSONVILLE LLC FE DOCKET NO. 16-15-LNG

In the Application, as relevant here, Eagle LNG asks DOE/FE to extend its 20-year export term in Order No. 4445 to a term ending on December 31, 20…

December 23, 2020

CX-022903: EAGLE LNG PARTNERS JACKSONVILLE II LLC FE DOCKET NO. 17-79-LNG

In the Application, Eagle Maxville asks DOE/FE to extend its 20-year export term in Order No. 4078 to a term ending on December 31, 2050.…

December 22, 2020

CX-022901: SOUTHERN LNG COMPANY, L.L.C. FE DOCKET NO. 12-100-LNG

In the Application, as relevant here, Southern LNG asks DOE/FE to extend its 20-year export term in Order No. 3956 to a term ending on December 31,…

December 22, 2020

CX-022904: ANNOVA LNG COMMON INFRASTRUCTURE, LLC FE DOCKET NO. 19-34-LNG

In the Application, Annova asks DOE/FE to extend its 20-year export term in Order No. 4491 to a term ending on December 31, 2050.…