One thing up with which even FERC will not put
is a late filing fee!
FERC warned Strom about that $24,260 filing fee on
21 July 2014.
One month and one day later, FERC called the whole thing off.
But don’t assume that means Strom is giving up:
it may be back with another try for Starke, in Bradford County, Florida,
in the Santa Fe River watershed and a short truck drive to the St Johns River watershed.
three other Florida LNG export operations already have authorization
from DoE’s Office of Fossil Energy.
found this FERC Strom denial.
It was also noted by Ted Monroe in LNG Industry 1 September 2014,
FERC dismisses Strom LNG petition, Continue reading FERC dismissed Strom Starke LNG for lack of fee payment
Still time to object to this fourth company
filing to export Sabal Trail fracked methane,
adding to the
three already authorized.
FERC knew about this Strom LNG export request before
the last three FERC Scoping Meetings, and never told us.
This fourth LNG export operation will affect both the Santa Fe River watershed
and the St Johns River watershed.
Strom, Inc. filed LNG export authorization requests with U.S.
DoE’s Office of Fossil Energy (FE) 18 April 2014,
all still being considered, all for liquifying in Starke, Bradford County, Florida,
all for 25 years,
and all explicitly saying they want to use Sabal Trail fracked methane.
FE’s list of
2014 – LNG Export, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Re-Exports & Long Term Natural Gas Applications: Continue reading A fourth Florida LNG export request: Strom, Inc. from Starke, FL