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Keeping an Eye on Quatar Petroleum's Ambitious Plans in East Texas

Eliecer Palacios

As energy traders focus on Iran sanctions, the recent rally in crude oil and how to make money in this market, we're looking at another part of the industry focused on liquefied natural gas (LNG). In this case, the growing presence of international companies in the U.S., such as Qatar Petroleum, who is close to make a final investment decision on its Golden Pass LNG terminal in the next few months. The Golden Pass LNG Terminal near Sabine Pass, Texas, is a joint venture formed by affiliates of three of the world's largest and most experienced oil and gas companies.