News Update

The proposed Lake Charles LNG project received approval from FERC on December 5, 2019 for a five-year extension to build an LNG export facility at Energy Transfer's existing import terminal and regasification facility in Lake Charles, LA, and place them into service. This important milestone is part of Energy Transfer and Shell's continued efforts to advance the Lake Charles LNG export project on the US Gulf Coast toward a final investment decision.

Lake Charles LNG Feature

LNG Journal highlighted our proposed Lake Charles LNG export facility in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Lake Charles LNG is a fully permitted project having received authorizations from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the Department of Energy.

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Press Releases

June 5, 2022

Energy Transfer Signs LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement With China Gas

DALLAS -- Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET) and China Gas Holdings Limited (HKEX:00384) today announced that China Gas Hongda Energy Trading Co., LTD, a subsidiary of China Gas Holdings Limited (China Gas) has entered into an LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement with Energy Transfer LNG Export, LLC (Energy Transfer LNG), a subsidiary of Dallas-based Energy Transfer LP, related to its Lake Charles LNG project. Under the SPA, Energy Transfer LNG will supply 0.7 million tonnes of LNG per annum to China Gas on a free-on-board (FOB) basis. Read the full press release here.

May 3, 2022

Energy Transfer Signs LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement With SK Gas Trading LLC

DALLAS -- Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET) today announced the execution of a long-term Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with SK Gas Trading LLC (SK Gas) for the supply of 0.4 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) of LNG from Energy Transfer’s Lake Charles LNG export facility. The SPA is for a term of 18 years, and first deliveries are expected to commence as early as 2026. The SPA will become fully effective upon the satisfaction of the conditions precedent, including Energy Transfer LNG taking final investment decision (FID). Read the full press release here.

May 2, 2022

ENERGY TRANSFER SIGNS LNG SALE AND PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH GUNVOR

DALLAS & SINGAPORE -- Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET) and Gunvor Group Ltd today announced that Gunvor Singapore Pte Ltd (Gunvor) has entered into an LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement with Energy Transfer LNG Export, LLC (Energy Transfer LNG), a subsidiary of Energy Transfer LP, related to its Lake Charles LNG project. Under the SPA, Energy Transfer LNG will supply 2 million tonnes of LNG per annum to Gunvor on a free-on-board (FOB) basis. The SPA is for a term of 20 years, and first deliveries are expected to commence as early as 2026. The SPAs will become fully effective upon the satisfaction of the conditions precedent, including Energy Transfer LNG taking final investment decision (FID). Read the full press release here.

March 29, 2022

ENERGY TRANSFER AND ENN SIGN 20-YEAR LNG SALE AND PURCHASE AGREEMENTS FOR LAKE CHARLES LNG

DALLAS & LANGFANG, China -- Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET), ENN Natural Gas (ENN NG 600803.SH) and ENN Energy Holdings Limited (ENN Energy 2688.HK) today announced that ENN NG and ENN Energy have entered into LNG Sale and Purchase Agreements with Energy Transfer LNG Export, LLC (ET LNG), a subsidiary of Energy Transfer LP, related to its Lake Charles LNG project. Under the two SPAs, ET LNG is expected to supply 1.8 million tonnes of LNG to ENN NG, and 0.9 million tonnes of LNG to ENN Energy, per annum on a free-on-board (FOB) basis. The purchase price is indexed to the Henry Hub benchmark plus a fixed liquefaction charge. Both SPAs are for a term of 20 years, and first deliveries are expected to commence as early as 2026. The SPAs will become fully effective upon the satisfaction of the conditions precedent by ET LNG, including reaching FID. Read the full press release here.

March 30, 2020

ENERGY TRANSFER ANNOUNCES RESTRUCTURING OF LAKE CHARLES LNG PROJECT

DALLAS -- Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET) announced today that it will take over development of the Lake Charles LNG export project following Shell’s announcement that it has decided not to proceed with an equity investment in the project. Shell advised Energy Transfer that its decision was made in light of current market conditions. Energy Transfer will take over the role of lead project developer and will continue the development of the project. In this regard, Energy Transfer will evaluate various alternatives to advance the project, including the possibility of bringing in one or more equity partners and reducing the size of the project from three trains (16.45 mtpa of LNG capacity) to two trains (11.0 mtpa). Read the full press release here.
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