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State approves Point Thomson pipeline

...represent 25 percent of all gas in the Prudhoe Bay region, it also produces liquids that can be shipped by the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. Seattle's Harborview Medical Center staff identified Martha Mackowiak, 51, as the passenger medevaced last...
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What others say: Time to buy out TransCanada $65 billion pipeline (and associated plants) promise to do for Alaska in the 21st century what the trans-Alaska oil pipeline did in the 20th.With the Obama administration having blocked oil exploration in the Arctic, we must rely on our...
Administration pitches new plan to fund government

...low, and you don't get a gas pipeline, then royalty payments will be lower," Richards said.If the trans-Alaska oil pipeline shuts down and there's still no gas pipeline - Richards said he doesn't think that scenario is likely - the...
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Walker: 'Significant' issues must be resolved before gasline session

...could vary if there are disagreements and lawsuits, which has happened with property taxes levied on the Trans Alaska oil pipeline.The governor also said that a consensus has been achieved with the producing companies on enlarging the pipe diameter...
What others say: Population decline not portent of disaster, but state needs to pay attention

...pinpoint. Since the late 1980s, Alaska's oil production on the North Slope has been declining. The trans-Alaska oil pipeline now transports a fraction of the crude that flowed through it during the state's oil boom. While oil-related...
Governor's Ball underscores unity theme

...Alaskans. He recalled a time when he was mayor of Valdez and the city had been designated as the terminus for the Alaska oil pipeline. He said former borough mayor Don Gilman called him and asked what he could do to help now that the selection had...
Point Thompson shows resource past, future

...addition to the oil that flows through the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. More portentous in terms of the state's energy...replace the revenue slowly bleeding from the trans-Alaska oil pipeline as Prudhoe Bay matures, but ExxonMobil officials...
State must diversify economy or be bound to fossil fuel prices

...Even a full-diameter natural gas line - the great white elephant that state leaders have chased since the trans-Alaska oil pipeline was under construction - wouldn't provide the same kind of revenue that oil does. That means Alaska has to work...
State buys land for Interior veterans' cemetery

...acres of land in Fox. The land is located about two miles down Goldstream Road on the west side of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline on a hilltop looking south, according to the department.The state purchased the lot from John and Ramona Reeves...
Gubernatorial races low-key for primary

...issues with non-industry clients, as well as a former mayor of Valdez, the terminus for the 800-mile trans-Alaska oil pipeline.Laury Roberts Scandling, a spokeswoman for Mallott, said the campaign is expected to ramp up after the primary...


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