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Bad smell wafts over city

...enormous gas leak that prompted the calls to Central Emergency Services. "First off, natural gas is odorless," said Curtis Thayer, spokesman for Enstar. "We put mercaptan in it, which gives it the rotton egg odor so people can detect if there's...
Gas pipeline price tag now must include security concerns

...follow the Alaska Highway or one that would run under the Beaufort Sea and across the Canadian Arctic. On Wednesday, Curtis Thayer, spokesman for the joint study group, said security along the proposed line became a concern after Sept. 11, particularly...
Plans to deliver gas to southern Kenai Peninsula moving ahead

...Company sees its plans come to fruition. ?We?ve already started the regulatory process,? Enstar spokesperson Curtis Thayer told a Alaska Support Industry Alliance in Kenai on Tuesday. ?We have a draft application that we are going to submit...
Enstar suit may affect prices

...LLC, claiming Aurora breached its contract by discontinuing shipments of gas to the utility. Enstar spokesperson Curtis Thayer said 5 percent of its gas supply this year would have come from Aurora, had the producer not stopped delivery. Instead...
Preparing home crucial to a cozy winter

Homeowners should keep heavy loads of snow and ice from accumulating on their roof. Clarion file photo Curtis Thayer said he lowered his home heating bill 20 percent last year. But natural gas prices had increased 17 percent from the year before...
State toughens refund order

...22, 2007, even if their rate adjustment requests were turned in after a Nov. 7, 2007 deadline. Enstar spokesman Curtis Thayer said Tuesday, "We have written letters to the commission requesting we sit down with them. "We have not had a chance...
Ferry or tour boat? Tour operators want to know

...Legislative Audit. The Legislature can ask for an audit of state funds. Seaton told the tour operators he would call Curtis Thayer, deputy commissioner of the Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development, the department that managed...
Natural gas line project cost a concern

...main, he said, and in that case, there would be no benefit and no reimbursement for the original USAD residents. Curtis Thayer, spokesman for Enstar, said creating a loop increases the company's ability to deliver gas to consumers even if...


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