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French will restore Alaska

I remember 1973 and the debate over the Trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline. At that time, one of the concerns I had was the political impact of Big Oil on Alaska's governance. Would the International...
Japanese company inks deals in pursuit of natural gas recently completed initial feasibility studies for an LNG plant at either Valdez, the terminus of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, or Nikiski, the location of ConocoPhillips' LNG plant.Toyo Engineering, Air Products Inc. and other firms...
Murkowski talks oil, environmental lobby and federal overreach

...development in the OCS area," he said. If those three undeveloped areas were tapped, it would fill the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, he said. "We could do more than fill the pipeline over a period estimated to be about 10 to 12 years," he...
District N candidates square off

...Inlet, state spending issues, the Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share act (ACES), natural gas and the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. Giessel has served in the State senate since 2010 and is an advanced nurse practitioner who consults and practices...
Alaskans send Young back to Congress

...there, we have to sort that out," he said.Chief among them is increasing the flow of oil through the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, Alaska's economic lifeline."We have to come to some sort of accommodation on how we keep that pipeline full...
Area lawmakers present united front on issues the state's budget."What drives that budget, however, is the amount of oil flowing through the trans-Alaska oil pipeline and as such, Chenault said the state needed to reverse declining production trends through tax adjustments...
Sen. Daniel Inouye dies at age 88

...Sen. Inouye always championed Alaska issues as if he was a part of our Alaska delegation, fighting for the Trans Alaska Oil Pipeline, funding for Alaska villages, the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act and most recently my push to secure better...
Alaska needs to think for the future

...the state's revenues and for a third of Alaska's jobs. Intolerably, oil production is dying. The trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline (TAPS) is at one-third capacity; consequently, the oil is cold by the time it reaches the two North Pole refineries...
Fed money stabilizes state finances

...Oil and Gas Association Kara Moriarty acknowledged, but that's not what the state needs to refill the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. "Obviously, we think there needs to be some major reform to ACES," she said. Galvin said that's not what...
Interpreter helps ice sculptors get to Alaska

...Chapin first came to Alaska in 1969 with her biologist husband, Terry, who was doing research for the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. She kept up with Russian doing odd jobs such as translating scientific documents. Later, she coordinated Russian...


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