After being denied by federal regulators last years, backers of the liquefied natural gas project are starting again.
After getting denied last week, backers of the proposed liquefied natural gas export terminal say they will refile.
local | Energy | News | EnvironmentThe Coos Bay World | Dec. 9, 2016 3:19 p.m.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission decided in March to deny a permission to build a 234-mile-long interstate pipeline that would end in an export terminal in Jordan Cove.
The announcement comes ahead of a protest Tuesday in Salem by opponents of the project.
The backers of a proposed $6 billion liquefied natural gas export terminal and pipeline on the Columbia River have decided to end the project, known as Oregon LNG. A glut of LNG hitting international markets may be the reason.
Environment | Energy | Land use | CommunitiesOPB/EarthFix | April 11, 2016 5:59 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
The companies backing the Jordan Cove energy project have appealed a federal decision denying their proposal to pipe natural gas through Oregon so it can be shipped to Asia.
This is the second preliminary purchase deal announced since federal energy regulators denied approval of the export terminal and pipeline project.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission says public benefit of the project does not outweigh the adverse effects.
Energy | Land use | Environment | Economy | Fish & Wildlife | Water | Climate change | CommunitiesOPB/EarthFix | Sept. 30, 2015 noon | Ashland, Oregon
Federal regulators determine that Jordan Cove can take steps to minimize environmental and safety concerns surrounding the liquefied natural gas export terminal and pipeline.
Proposed port facilities and a pipeline for shipping Rocky Mountain natural gas to Asia via the Oregon Coast have won final environmental approval from federal regulators.
Confident that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will eventually issue a license for Oregon LNG’s $6 billion liquefied natural gas terminal and pipeline on Warrenton’s Skipanon Peninsula, opponents are calling on Gov. Kate Brown to take a stand against the project.
The Astoria City Council has come out against the $6 billion Oregon LNG project.
Renewable energy | Land | Energy | Land use | Environment | Economy | Fish & Wildlife | Water | Climate change | CommunitiesOPB/EarthFix | Sept. 5, 2015 4:47 p.m. | Shady Cove, Oregon
Opponents of the Jordan Cove LNG Terminal and Pacific Connector Pipeline are hiking the proposed pipe route from Malin to Coos Bay, Oregon.
Energy | Land use | Environment | Economy | News | Fish & Wildlife | Water | Climate change | Pacific Ocean | CommunitiesOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 5, 2015 4:40 p.m. | Warrenton, Oregon
A long-awaited environmental impact statement downplays the effect of Oregon LNG's proposed project.
local | Energy | News | EnvironmentDaily Astorian | Aug. 5, 2015 12:09 p.m. | Warrenton, Oregon
Draft recommends steps to protect environment, ensure safety.
Residents of Coos and Douglas counties are hoping to challenge fossil fuel development by asserting local decision-making rights.
Economy | local | News | OPB News BlogOPB | Dec. 24, 2014 7:13 a.m. | Portland
Headlines for Wednesday, Dec. 24: The Oregon Liquefied Natural Gas terminal is suing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for access to build, the state's economy is considered healthy, at least two Portland movie theaters will screen "The Interview" on Christmas Day, and more.