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AK LNG makes technical progress, economics still a challenge

...than prone to oil.State and federal geologists estimate that as much as 75 trillion to 100 trillion cubic feet of conventional gas will ultimately be discovered and produced on the Slope.Tim Bradner can be reached at tim.bradner@alaskajournal...
State, DOE map plan for methane hydrate testing

...America and the uncertainties as to whether the large conventional gas reserves of the slope can be marketed. However...interested in a consortium because of the lack of large conventional gas resources on those countries. "We believe there...
What is gas line worth to state?

...gas per day in declining production from older, conventional gas fields in the United States and Canada. Alberta...Canada's gas-producing provinces, estimates its conventional gas production in 2018 will be half as much as its peak...
Inlet upstart shows promise: Cook Inlet Energy continues oil, gas development plans

...said he thinks his company can be ready to provide. "We want to look at all those possibilities from drilling a conventional gas well to gas storage to even underground coal gasification," he said. "There's several companies that have that...
Shale gas a bridge to pipeline: Gas development in Lower 48 will help Alaska pipeline projects

...certain geological formations that require more intensive and innovative methods of extraction than are used for conventional gas formations. Shale gas is found in large quantities in basins throughout the Rocky Mountain range, and other basins...
Parnell: Time to settle lease dispute: Point Thomson talks on tap

...expansion if reservoir technical issues can be resolved, ExxonMobil has said in past briefings. It can be also used for conventional gas production if a planned $30 billion Alaska gas pipeline is built. There are uncertainties about the Point Thomson...
New player in coal: Australian company looks at coal gasification

...gasification project, company officials told a business group in Anchorage March 17. The company also is testing an Alaska conventional gas exploration well that discovered gas last fall, Paul Ludwig, manager of stakeholder relations for Linc Energy USA...
Needed virtue: Persily: state should be patient on big gas pipeline

...Persily said. "That's on top of new gas supplies that will be needed to cover declining production from older, conventional gas plays," he said. Shale gas will be in demand, but production will be hard-pressed to meet all of the new demands...
BP pursues methane energy deposits

...trillion cubic feet. ''Which is equivalent to the conventional gas resource (in the Alaska Arctic),'' he said...hundreds of times more methane hydrates in Alaska than conventional gas. Methane gas hydrates are formed when a cage-like...
Oil, gas Web site launched

...involve coal bed methane exploration and production. Development on those leases, however, is more likely to involve conventional gas development methods, according to leaseholder Lapp Resources Inc. and its sub-lessee, Unocal. A second subject...


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