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Exxon and Qatar’s $10B Golden Pass LNG project to move forward, contracts awarded

Irving, Texas-based Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) and state-run Qatar Petroleum are moving forward on a $10 billion liquefied natural gas export project along the Gulf Coast.

The export project will be built at the existing Golden Pass LNG facility in Sabine Pass, Texas, according to a Feb. 5 press release from the joint venture, Houston-based Golden Pass Products LLC.

Construction is slated to begin in the first quarter of 2019, per the release. The facility is expected to start up in 2024 and…

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DeWine picks Columbus lawyer as new PUCO chairman, drawing praise and criticism

Gov. Mike DeWine has picked a Columbus attorney with a long history in the state’s energy business to lead the the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio. 

DeWine announced on Monday that Samuel Randazzo will be chairman of the five-member commission, replacing Asim Haque as chairman, who announced Monday he was stepping down March 1 to serve in a role with Philadelphia-based PJM Interconnection.

In a statement, DeWine praised Randazzo’s knowledge of the industry. As a partner at McNees Wallace…

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