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State geologists raise estimates for Inlet gas reserves Tesoro, which owns a refinery at Nikiski. "The 90 billion cubic feet a year of demand does not include potential gas demand if the Agrium plant were to restart, or if gas were provided to the Donlin Creek mine," if that gold project were...
Feds: No more false starts on Alaska gas pipeline

...the current project that would be capable of overseas exports.Working in Alaska's favor is that liquefied natural gas demand is the strongest growth industry for energy in the world, he said. While the state faces a lot of potential competitors...
Utilities make first draw from gas storage

...Natural Gas Co. said colder weather has resulted in more gas demand from its customers.The new Cook Inlet Natural Gas Storage...that has forecast an annual supply gap, between total gas demand and estimated total supply, of 6.2 billion cubic feet...
Gas, electric utilities explore shipping LNG to Southcentral

...that would help utilities meet winter gas deliverability needs. Gas storage would meet the seasonal winter upswing in gas demand, but the LNG imports would fill shortfalls in total supply. In addition to utility needs, there are potential new...
Pipeline coordinator discusses project

...federal government or states do that makes utilities more nervous about burning coal and drives them to gas, drives up gas demand." Some Alaskans have advocated a bullet line, a smaller natural gas pipeline that would bring natural gas from the...
Project at a glance: Cook Inlet Natural Gas Storage Alaska

...operation created five new full time positions, Sims said. The facility benefits local utilities like Homer Electric Association and ENSTAR by providing security and reliability during peak gas demand in the winter, Sims said. - Staff report
Future of state's LNG plant to flame out?

...units in many sizes are now commonly used to meet peak gas demand needs in the Lower 48, Micciche said. LNG is stored and used to supply a diversified portfolio of natural gas demand from large municipalities in the northeastern U.S...
Commission mulls tough new fracking regs

...that the regulations are compatible with the high levels of (drilling activities) required to meet Cook Inlet natural gas demands," she said.Dan Seamount, one of three members of the conservation commission, challenged Moriarty on the complaints...
Hilcorp says it can fill Southcentral gas needs through 2017

...with fuel oil. Nelson did not have the precise quantities that might be involved but said the Southcentral regional gas demand is about 90 billion cubic feet per year. "We will be able to supply 50 billion cubic feet annually over the next four...
More gas available, but distribution still has weak points

...summer there would be no problem as gas demand is down and plenty of gas is available...cold days last December when local gas demand exceeded what active wells in 20 degrees below zero, overall gas demand would be up and the draw on CINGSA...


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