$260-million awarded for a Lake Charles project - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

$260-million awarded for a Lake Charles project

By Adam Hooper - bio | email

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Leucadia Energy, LLC has been awarded $260-million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act as part of a project to capture and store carbon emissions. The plan is to capture, and store underground, 4.5-million tons of CO2 per year from a new methanol plant in Lake Charles.

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