Regulatory Status

The project has received air and water permits, and a 404 permit from the Army Corps of Engineers.

The DOE has completed an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the project to receive its carbon capture and sequestration grant.

The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) issued the PSD construction permit and Title V operating permit on June 29, 2012.

Site preparation work is already well underway to facilitate the start of construction in 2014.