Cove Point

No Cove Point Gas Exports

Dominion Resources, Inc. is pursuing a dramatic expansion of their Cove Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility in Calvert County by constructing a $3.8 billion export terminal. The terminal would be a collection point for fracked natural gas from throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, where cargo tankers would then ship it throughout the world.

But the environmental price Maryland would have to pay under this plan is too significant. There are better alternatives that would create more jobs while supporting our growing clean energy industry.

Read Heather's position paper on why a Cove Point natural gas export facility would hurt our efforts to combat climate change.