Cheniere Energy Partners announced today substantial completion
of Train 4 of the Sabine Pass liquefaction project in Cameron
Parish, Louisiana was achieved on October 9, 2017. Commissioning has
been completed and Cheniere Partners' EPC partner Bechtel has turned over care,
custody, and control of Train 4 to Cheniere Partners.
Under a sale and purchase agreement with GAIL Limited of India, the date of first commercial delivery for Train 4 of the Sabine Pass liquefaction project is expected to occur in March 2018. At that time the sale and purchase agreement 20-year term will begin.
Cheniere Partners plans to construct over time up to six liquefaction trains at the Sabine Pass liquefaction project location. Trains 1 through 4 have now have started commercial operations. Train 5 is under construction, and Train 6 is being commercialized and has all necessary regulatory approvals in place. Each liquefaction train has production capacity of approximately 4.5 million tonnes per annum of LNG.