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Comments to FERC on Lamar County Natural Gas Project

April 17, 2020

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) environmental assessment estimates that the Lamar County Expansion Project would result in 3.87 million metric tons of greenhouse gases from downstream emissions. We submitted comments suggesting that FERC monetize climate impacts using social cost of carbon estimates. The proposed natural gas project would result in over $200 million in annual climate costs.

Filed under Climate Change and Energy Policy, Natural Resources, Public Comments, Jobs and Regulation