On September 26, 2017 Sabine Pass Liquefaction submitted a request to the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to place liquefaction Train 4 in service at their facilities in Cameron Parish, Louisiana.
Commissioning activities for Train 4 of the Sabine Pass Liquefaction Project began in March 2017, and first LNG was achieved in July 2017. With the September 26th, 2017 submittal, Sabine Pass has filed all documentation required by FERC demonstrating readiness for Train 4 to be placed into service.
The Sabine Pass site can accommodate up to six liquefaction trains capable of processing over 3.5 Bcf/d of natural gas. The production capacity of each LNG train at Sabine Pass are designed for approximately 4.5 mtpa. Sabine Pass trains 1 and 2 started operation in 2016. Train 3 in March of 2017. Train 5 of the Sabine Pass Liquefaction project is under construction. Train 6 is being commercialized and has all necessary regulatory approvals in place.