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ConocoPhillips puts Inlet gas fields up for sale

ConocoPhillips is getting out of the natural gas production business in Cook Inlet. The company has put its Inlet gas assets up for sale and plans to open a data room for prospective buyers.
State geologists raise estimates for Inlet gas reserves

State geologists have now increased the amount of natural gas they believe can be economically produced from known fields in Cook Inlet.
Legislators push back on Walker gas plan

...Matanuska-Susitna Borough north of Anchorage, where it would link with the existing regional gas pipeline owned by Enstar Natural Gas Co. To sell the gas not consumed in Alaska, the state would have to attract an LNG partner, and also extend its...
Enstar employees strike

Enstar Natural Gas Co.'s Alaska operations employees went on strike Monday morning.
Workforce will double on large LNG project

...Matanuska-Susitna region north of Anchorage where the pipeline could connect with existing pipelines owned by Enstar Natural Gas Co.The pipeline would operate with an operating pressure of 1,480 pounds per square inch, which is sufficient...
Firefighters keep Tyonek blaze away from oil and gas facilities

...Chugach Electric Association's Beluga power plant, which is also at the field. The field also supplies gas to Enstar Natural Gas Co., the regional gas utility. About 150 firefighters are now working to control the fire, Nelson said. Hilcorp...
Fire destroys K-Beach garage, apartment

...gas line, however, ruptured in the engulfed building. The potential danger stopped responders' efforts until Enstar Natural Gas Co. arrived and shut off the gas line from a remote location, Nelson said. The line could have caused an explosion...
Utilities make first draw from gas storage

Just in time for recent cold weather, Southcentral Alaska utilities are now making their first withdrawals from a new natural gas storage facility near Kenai.
Gas supplies tight; producers to rescue?

The weather has been cold and natural gas supplies in Southcentral Alaska are very tight. Enstar Natural Gas Co. distributed near-record amounts of gas in its system during recent cold weather and is drawing down supplies from a new gas...
Gas, electric utilities explore shipping LNG to Southcentral

Southcentral gas and electric utilities are exploring the feasibility of importing liquefied natural gas as a backstop for dwindling gas supplies and the possible closure of the Kenai LNG facility after their federal license expires in 2013.


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