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A sustainable industry that supports the development of clean energy derived from natural gas including liquefied natural gas (LNG), blue hydrogen and decarbonized ammonia, for domestic and international use.

Economic development
& tribal sovereignty

Western States and Tribal Nations is a state, county and tribal government-led 501(c)4 initiative working to facilitate economic development and tribal sovereignty through the development of domestic and global markets for natural gas produced in the Western United States.

WSTN’s unique transnational structure brings together governments, companies and other stakeholders who share a common vision of expanding Western States’ natural gas industry as a way to create lasting regional economic development and global environmental improvement.


Read our latest report on natural gas, LNG exports and economic and environmental opportunities for communities around the world in a truly global partnership.

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WSTN President’s Message: West Coast LNG Export Forum Wrapup

WSTN President’s Message: West Coast LNG Export Forum Wrapup

Dear WSTN friends, As we wrap up an eventful, unprecedented year in the energy world, we wanted to share the important takeaways and the future paths we learned from the successful Western States and Tribal Nations West Coast LNG Export Forum held at Colorado Mesa...