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Venture Global Calcasieu Pass Terminal and TransCameron Pipeline Project

All dates below are specific to the schedule of the Environmental Review and Permitting processes for this project.

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ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND PERMITTING STATUS
COMPLETE

COMPLETION DATE OF ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND PERMITTING
03/05/2019

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ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND PERMITTING PROCESSES
COMPLETED

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SECTOR
Pipelines

CATEGORY
FAST-41 Covered Projects

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LEAD AGENCY
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Description:

This project consists of two proposals:  Venture Global Calcasieu Pass Terminal (Docket No. CP15-550-000) and TransCameron Pipeline (Docket Nos. CP15-551-000 and CP15-551-001).  The project consists of:  (1) the addition of 1.4 Bcf/d through construction of a new LNG export terminal in Louisiana; and (2) construction of a 23.4-mile-long natural gas pipeline and associated meter station in Louisiana, to provide 1.9 Bcf/d of natural gas transportation service at the LNG terminal for export.

Project Application and Supporting Documents

Federal Agency Actions

FERC Litigation

  • None filed. 

 

State Agency Permitting Timetable for Venture Global Calcasieu Pass Terminal and TransCameron Pipeline Project 
Responsible State Agency Federal Permit/Review Intermediate Completion Date Final Completion Date Description Field
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, Office of Coastal Management Section 307 CZMA Review N/A TBD The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable. 18 C.F.R. § 157.22 (2016) provides that "a final decision on a request for a Federal authorization is due no later than 90 days after the Commission issues its final environmental document, unless a schedule is otherwise established by Federal law."
Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, Water Permits Division Section 401 CWA Review - Water Quality Certification N/A TBD The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable.  Water quality certification issued within 90 days after application is determined to be administratively complete.
Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, Water Permits Division Section 402 CWA Review - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Stormwater General Permit N/A TBD The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable.  Per state regulations, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) has 300 days from receipt of an application to review and issue a water discharge permit.  LDEQ follows the 300 day timetable for review and issuance of water discharge permits.
Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, Water Permits Division Section 402 CWA Review - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Industrial Wastewater Discharge Permit N/A TBD The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable.  Per state regulations, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) has 300 days from receipt of an application to review and issue a water discharge permit.  LDEQ follows the 300 day timetable for review and issuance of water discharge permits.
Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, Water Permits Division Section 402 CWA Review - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Hydrostatic Test Discharge Permit N/A TBD The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable.  Per state regulations, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) has 300 days from receipt of an application to review and issue a water discharge permit.  LDEQ follows the 300 day timetable for review and issuance of water discharge permits.
Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, Air Permits Division Title V CAA Review - Operating Permit for Air Emissions N/A TBD The state agency has not opted into the FAST-41 process.  This authorization is listed for information purposes only, and does not transfer any responsibility to the state agency to conform to the Permitting Timetable. 18 C.F.R. § 157.22 (2016) provides that "a final decision on a request for a Federal authorization is due no later than 90 days after the Commission issues its final environmental document, unless a schedule is otherwise established by Federal law."

 

 

Last updated March 7, 2019

Permitting Timetable

The permitting timetable below displays data as reported by agencies. Dates for Environmental Review and Permitting processes (Actions) that are in 'Paused' or 'Planned' status are subject to change and are not indicative of a project's final schedule.

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