SEMPRA LNG Plant: Mexican Judge Issues Restraining Order Against City of Ensenada

In the continuing battle between the City of Ensenada and SEMPRA’s Costa Azul regasification plant, a Mexican federal judge has issued a restraining order which bars Ensenada from “prohibiting the use of the property for the activity of a receiving terminal for, storage and regasification of natural gas, and the city is barred from revoking the licenses, authorizations, permits and concessions available to” SEMPRA.

Judge Juan Manuel Garcia Figueroa, of the Eleventh District Court of the Federal Judiciary issued the order with Amparo 148/2011 on March 12, 2011.

Link to article in Spanish  at AFN.