|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2016
|Subsequent Events [Abstract]|
SPL Senior Notes
In January 2017, SPL was assigned a second investment grade rating on its senior secured notes by rating agencies. As a result, certain covenants, including those that limit SPL’s ability to make certain investments, under the SPL Indenture are no longer applicable.
SPL Private Placement Notes
In February 2017, SPL entered into a Note Purchase Agreement with various purchasers to issue and sell $800 million aggregate principal amount of 5.00% senior secured notes due 2037 in a private placement conducted pursuant to Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act.
Approval and Grant of Additional Awards under the 2011 Plan
In January 2017, the issuance of awards with respect to 7.8 million shares of common stock available for issuance under the 2011 Plan was approved at a special meeting of our shareholders. In February 2017, an aggregate of 1.1 million restricted stock units and target performance stock units were granted to employees as part of the 2017 Long Term Incentive Program under the 2011 Plan, exclusive of performance milestone awards that may be earned upon an FID being made on or prior to December 31, 2018 with respect to a third train of the CCL Project.
The entire disclosure for significant events or transactions that occurred after the balance sheet date through the date the financial statements were issued or the date the financial statements were available to be issued. Examples include: the sale of a capital stock issue, purchase of a business, settlement of litigation, catastrophic loss, significant foreign exchange rate changes, loans to insiders or affiliates, and transactions not in the ordinary course of business.
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