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UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 13, 2012

CHENIERE ENERGY, INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Delaware   1-16383   95-4352386

(State or other jurisdiction of

incorporation or organization)

  (Commission File Number)   (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

 

700 Milam Street

Suite 800

Houston, Texas

 

 

 

 

77002

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (713) 375-5000

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

¨ Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

¨ Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

 

 

 


ITEM 7.01 REGULATION FD DISCLOSURE.

On March 13, 2012, Cheniere Energy, Inc., or the Company, issued a press release announcing that it had agreed to sell 17,000,0000 shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering under an effective shelf registration statement. The underwriter will have an option to purchase up to an additional 2,550,000 shares of the Company’s common stock to cover any over-allotments. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and is incorporated herein by reference.

The information included in this Item 7.01 of Current Report on Form 8-K, including the attached Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

 

ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.

d) Exhibits

 

Exhibit

Number

  

Description

99.1*    Press release, dated March 13, 2012.

 

 

* Filed herewith.

 

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SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

    CHENIERE ENERGY, INC.
Date: March 13, 2012     By:   /s/ Graham A. McArthur
      Name: Graham A. McArthur
      Title: Vice President & Treasurer

 

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EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit

Number

  

Description

99.1*    Press release, dated March 13, 2012.

 

 

* Filed herewith.