Tellurian To Begin Construction On Louisiana LNG Plant
US liquefied natural gas (LNG) developer Tellurian Inc. will begin construction on its US$16.8 billion Driftwood LNG plant in Louisiana in April. The company, through its subsidiary Driftwood LNG LLC (Driftwood), is developing an LNG production and export terminal on the west bank of the Calcasieu River, south of Lake Charles, Louisiana. Once complete, the terminal will be able to export up 27.6 million tonnes per year (mpta) of LNG to customers worldwide.
The first phase of Driftwood construction is designed to process 11 mtpa of LNG. First delivery could take place in 2026, the company said.