LA Storage

LA Storage, LLC (LAS) is proposing to construct and operate a new high deliverability natural gas storage facility in Hackberry, LA and associated pipelines in Cameron and Calcasieu Parishes.

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Location : Cameron Parish, Louisiana
Capacity : 26 Bcf
Pipeline Connections: Cameron Interstate Pipeline and Port Arthur Pipeline – Louisiana Connector

The Project will consist of four storage caverns located on a company-owned 160-acre parcel in Cameron Parish and is similar in scope to a project previously permitted and approved by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in 2008 under CP08-454.

Proposed LA Storage facility:

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When completed, this project will provide approximately 26 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of natural gas storage capacity and interconnect with Cameron Interstate Pipeline via an approximately 5-mile pipeline and with Port Arthur Pipeline – Louisiana Connector via an approximately 11-mile pipeline.

Proposed Project Timeline

  • July 2020 : Initiate FERC pre-filing process
  • August 2020: Community Open House
  • September 2020: FERC Scoping Meetings
  • January 2021: File FERC application
  • September 2021: Receive FERC authorization

Benefits

  • Expected to create new design, engineering and construction jobs, with a peak of more than 300 workers, as well as long-term positions to operate and maintain the storage and associated pipeline facilities
  • Generates new taxes estimated at more than $5 million
  • Provides a new source of revenue for local providers of goods and services

 

 

Contacts

Sempra LNG
Email | Media 1-877-340-8875

Permitting
Michael Taylor
Email | 1-281-630-2187

Community Outreach
Kelly Prasser
Email | 1-619-507-9692

Commercial
Richard Tomaski
Email| 1-281.423.2714

 

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