US Gulf operators assess damage after Laura

THE US government has advised there has been minimal damage to oil refineries and LNG facilities in Louisiana and Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura, one of the most powerful storms in recent decades.

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The storm hit early Thursday morning with 240km/h winds, damaging buildings, levelling trees and cutting power to 650,000 people across the two states.