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Gas pipeline is focus of Alaska special session

...Bill Walker on Thursday called lawmakers into special session to kick-start stalled consideration of the Alaska natural gas pipeline project.Walker, who spent last week touting Alaska's liquefied natural gas potential to customers in Japan...
Lawmakers wonder if AGDC dismissals will delay pipeline work

...are questioning whether the removal of three board members from an organization expected to play a key role in Alaska natural gas pipeline projects will delay the group's work.Reps. Mike Chenault and Mike Hawker led legislative efforts to create...
Begich: Public money for public schools

...approved an $18 billion loan guarantee whose value was linked to inflation but the federal coordinator for Alaska natural gas pipeline projects has said that guarantee applied to a project that would serve North America markets - which is not...
Walker takes office

...helping to make the transition as smooth as possible.An attorney perhaps best known for his support of an all-Alaska natural gas pipeline, Walker finished second to Parnell in the 2010 gubernatorial primary. He ran this time as an independent...
Official: Alaska eyeing equity stake in pipeline in the decision-making process, though, the study said.Larry Persily, the federal coordinator for Alaska natural gas pipeline projects, said having the state as an equity owner could lessen the risk to the other partners and make a difference...
Murkowski unveils blueprint for energy plan used for Arctic infrastructure and a Department of Energy natural gas export license that would promote an Alaska natural gas pipeline.Murkowski called for reform in permitting processes to reduce delay, uncertainty and excessive litigation...
Pipeline coordinator discusses project

...have to happen to make the Alaska natural gas pipeline a reality? That's the...Congress in 2004 under the Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline Act to expedite federal...listening to Persily. The Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline Act authorizes an $18...
Alaskans' favorite sport: Campaigns head into homestretch in their campaign with new embellishments to a plan to allow individual Alaskans to invest directly in an Alaska natural gas pipeline with a permanent fund dividend check-off. Parnell criticized the plan as risky, but Berkowitz and Benson...
State boosts oil, natural gas pipeline budget

...percent of their expenses for preliminary engineering and preparing cost estimates for a $30 billion-plus Alaska natural gas pipeline. TransCanada is working under a license issued by the state to be reimbursed 50 percent of expenses before...
Oil, gas tax will boost revenues

...Revenue spokesman Jerry Burnett The action comes days before the state is set to receive proposals to build an Alaska natural gas pipeline under a state law passed last spring during the Legislature's special session. The tax increase applies to...


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