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Study: Inlet gas won't stop shortage

Despite new natural gas discoveries in Alaska's Cook Inlet utilities in the region will still...time," he said. There are two new onshore Kenai Peninsula gas discoveries, one by Australia-based independent Buccaneer Energy in a...
Work on bullet line continues

...Alaska corporation is continuing for now, despite new gas discoveries in Cook Inlet. Escopeta Oil recently announced that...appears to have bogged down following large new shale gas discoveries Outside. Parnell recently asked North Slope producers...
State geologists raise estimates for Inlet gas reserves

...handful of the Inlet's larger producing gas fields and do not include resources that could be added from three recent gas discoveries where the estimated volumes are still confidential, Decker said. It's not known, however, whether the new estimates...
State asks ConocoPhillips to reopen idle Kenai LNG plant

...left for other companies exploring and making new gas discoveries in Southcentral Alaska."To provide an additional...the explorers."Without market opportunities for gas discoveries, companies lack the incentive to invest in continued...
Agrium now included in refinery tax credit bill pending in Juneau

...built in 1969 and operated until being closed in 2007 when natural gas supplies in Cook Inlet became scarce. Now more gas discoveries are being made, which might make the manufacturing of urea fertilizer and ammonia feasible again, Agrium has said...
First LNG ship since 2012 arrives at ConocoPhillips plant near Kenai

...for regional utilities, which are also supplied by ConocoPhipps. Utilities' needs are now met through recent new gas discoveries by Hilcorp and other companies, which has allowed for a resumption of exports. Tim Bradner can be reached at tim...
Energy industry projects expected to bring economic boom to area

...necessary environmental permits;? Support from local, state and federal governments."We think that the recent gas discoveries are very, very encouraging," Kelemen said. Agrium closed its plant in 2007 due to a lack of natural gas, and...
Gas, electric utilities explore shipping LNG to Southcentral for Southcentral and the Interior. Southcentral has enjoyed ample and low-cost local gas supplies since large gas discoveries were made in the region in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Gas reserves are now being depleted, however, and production...
Lawmakers like gas pipeline report, but questions emerge

...costs of new exploration wells, result in substantial gas discoveries, this would take the wind out of the sails for an...indicate potential for substantial new Cook Inlet gas discoveries.Explorers are already finding new gas in the region...
In-state gasline proponents make pitch

...projects say that enhanced Cook Inlet production would not reduce the feasibility of their efforts. A series of natural gas discoveries in the inlet would be a bridge for the region, until a pipeline could bring more gas to the area, said Michael Rocereta...


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