Natural Gas

Ex-FERC Commissioner Spitzer discusses impact of White House NEPA guidance on pipeline, export facility approvals

How could the Obama administration's recent proposed guidance for considering climate change as part of the government's environmental reviews impact the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's process for reviewing natural gas pipelines and LNG export terminals? During today's OnPoint, Marc Spitzer, a partner at Steptoe & Johnson and a former commissioner at FERC, discusses how a change to FERC's process could affect natural gas infrastructure investments.