Tagged Legislation

US congressman introduces two LNG export legislations

By LNG World News US congressman Bill Johnson on Monday announced two pieces of legislation related to American liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports. The first named “Unlocking Our Domestic LNG Potential Act (H.R. 4605)” would allow domestic LNG suppliers “to compete freely on the world market,” U.S. Republican Senator Ron Johnson said in a statement….

U.S. senators urge quick approval of small-scale LNG exports

By LNG World News U.S. senators Bill Cassidy and Marco Rubio pushed a legislation to expedite the approval of small-scale LNG exports. The senators’ legislation is in line with the Department of Energy’s proposed rule to expedite the approval of small-scale exports of natural gas to customers in the Caribbean, Central America, and South America….

Wärtsilä unveils hybrid tug designs

By LNG World News Image courtesy of WärtsiläFollowing its introduction of LNG-fueled tugs, Finnish technology group Wärtsilä, unveiled a new portfolio of tug designs based on the company’s HY hybrid propulsion solution. The company has already unveiled tug designs featuring liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel technology as an efficient means for complying with environmental legislation….

First LNG-fueled truck loads up at Gate

By LNG World News Image courtesy of Gate LNGThe Gate LNG terminal in the port of Rotterdam hit a new milestone on Tuesday, as the first LNG-fueled truck loaded the trailer with liquefied natural gas. The loading was made possible due to the adjustment of rules and legislation, making LNG trucks compliant with ADR and…

USA: new LNG act to remove exports restrictions

By LNG World News US senator for Louisiana Bill Cassidy moved to expedite the US exporters access to the market with a License Natural Gas (LNG) Now Act. The motion aims to remove barriers placed on US exporters so they can quickly access the market and meet the global demand of natural gas. This legislation…