US natural gas producer Tellurian said on Wednesday that work is continuing on its planned Driftwood LNG terminal in Louisiana, and pointed to an improving financial performance just weeks after funding issues threw the future of the project into question.

In a third-quarter earnings update, Tellurian said it had increased its net natural gas production by 25% over the second quarter while gas sales increased 32% over the same period.

Tellurian’s gas production increased to 11.4 billion cubic feet year on year in the third quarter from 3.9