The U.S. Department of Energy evaluates several criteria, such as energy security and price implications, for non-FTA applications in order to determine whether a particular LNG export project would be in the public interest. Golden Pass Products received approval from the DOE to export LNG to countries with which the U.S. has Free Trade Agreements. Golden Pass has also submitted an application to export to non-FTA countries.
- Submitted application to export to Free Trade Agreement countries in 2012
- Received FTA authorization in 2012
- Submitted application to export to non-Free Trade Agreement countries in 2012
- Received NFTA authorization in 2017