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                 June 30, 2022

       Matthew Schatzman
       Chief Executive Officer
       NextDecade Corp.
       1000 Louisiana St.
       Suite 3900
       Houston, TX 77002

                                                        Re: NextDecade Corp.
Statement on Form S-1
                                                            Filed June 24, 2022
                                                            File No. 333-265827

       Dear Mr. Schatzman:

              This is to advise you that we have not reviewed and will not
review your registration

               Please refer to Rules 460 and 461 regarding requests for
acceleration. We remind you
       that the company and its management are responsible for the accuracy and
adequacy of their
       disclosures, notwithstanding any review, comments, action or absence of
action by the staff.

              Please contact Arthur Tornabene-Zalas at (202) 551-3162 or Kevin
Dougherty, Staff
       Attorney, at (202) 551-3271 with any questions.


                 Division of Corporation Finance

                 Office of Energy & Transportation
       cc:                                              Coleman Wombwell, Esq.