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Kerry talks tech as a solution to climate change woes

...change that is expected to be on display today in Anchorage. "Coal is problematic, I think, in the long term, but oil, gas can be burned in more effective, smarter ways. What we need to do is make sure our technology is being encourage to move...
State geologists raise estimates for Inlet gas reserves

...but surface production facilities must adhere to regulations of the refuge. "We believe a tremendous amount of new gas can be discovered in the Inlet," but it will be found in smaller deposits, Decker said. "Most of the large structures...
Voices of Alaska: Alaska should be in control of pipeline process

...would pipe gas from the North Slope to tidewater at Nikiski for export to Asian markets, and include offtake points where gas can be taken for in-state use. AK LNG is owned by the three largest North Slope producers (ExxonMobil, BP and ConocoPhillips...
Route change, bigger pipeline on table

...guaranteed but Walker is concerned that the physical constraints of the current design will place limits on how much new gas can be shipped.There is currently no estimate for the cost for enlarging the pipe, but Audie Setters, the state's new...
What others say: Governor's plan could deliver short-term energy relief - if it pencils out

...but distribution and storage costs add a considerable sum, estimated at about $5 per mcf, to the delivered price of gas. Can one of those cost groups - distribution and storage or production and transport - be brought down to keep the price point...
What others say: Energy policy impacts global relations

...demand. The nation's superior and pioneering use of new drilling technologies has tapped vast reserves of oil and gas. Can't those same technologies be used elsewhere in the world and erase the advantage the United States now has?Perhaps...
Reason to be optimistic

...comes on the heels of successful efforts from several independent explorers, and assurances that local needs for natural gas can be met through 2018. With local needs met, there is a need to find markets for Cook Inlet gas outside of Southcentral...
'Heart the size of Alaska'

...her lips pursed. She bobbed her head back as she spoke, exaggerating her character impersonation."A guy caught his gas can on fire and then himself on fire," she said, recalling what a camper had once told her, "but we put him out."Her...
Energy Watch test today

...system, the public is asked to practice energy use reduction today from 6-8 p.m. in order to gauge how much natural gas can be saved through conservation efforts.Natural gas conservation measures include turning down the thermostat, limiting...
Parnell sets new benchmarks for gasline in State of State address

...location of the gas treatment plant, the size and scope of a liquefaction plant, and the number of off-take points where gas can be diverted for use in-state.By spring, he said he wants the companies to finalize an agreement to move into a stage...


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