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State denies gas plant sale, 13 companies submit proposals

...When the state announced it would buy Fairbanks Natural Gas parent company Pentex, a sale of the plant to oil and gas producer Hilcorp's subsidiary Harvest was already underway. The plant's sale raised big questions for the state, as having...
AG denies LNG plant sale after Hilcorp rejects alterations to sale contract at this price to AIDEA and other Cook Inlet gas producers. This processing or tolling fee would allow AIDEA to negotiate with other gas producers for its supply on LNG in the event that it would like...
State-led gas line scores low on credibility

...scored a yellow light."Without the three major gas producers involved in the project it is unclear where the majority...gas supply issue because there are a large number of gas producers and a well-developed pipeline grid. In Alaska, however...
What others say: Population decline not portent of disaster, but state needs to pay attention

...follow jobs, and the shale oil boom in the Lower 48 over the past several years siphoned not only much of oil and gas producers' attention but also quite a few oilfield services employees and those in related trades.The Interior also mirrored...
Legislators push back on Walker gas plan

...the project but hopes to do that this year if a gas supply can be secured. The company is talking with Cook Inlet gas producers but is also interested in state royalty gas from the North Slope if a pipeline is built. Upsizing ASAP The ASAP is...
Upsized ASAP may rattle AK LNG Project

...percent partner.House and Senate leaders say Walker's plan will confuse potential LNG buyers just as the North Slope gas producers are beginning gas marketing efforts for the big project.The companies said they are studying the governor's announcement...
Gov: Unsustainable for tax breaks to exceed oil tax revenue

JUNEAU - The state is expected to pay about $100 million more in tax credits to oil and gas producers than it receives in production taxes this year amid low oil prices, Gov. Bill Walker said. In an opinion piece published in...
Administration "fully engaged" in advancing Alaska LNG project

...any supply shortfall in commitments to customers.The fiscal terms discussion relates to some form of agreement with gas producers that tax terms will not change on the project.Another important action for the state is a formal determination that...
What others say: Energy policy impacts global relations

...We're already seeing the downside of recent lower oil prices in Oklahoma. Many of the publicly traded Oklahoma oil and gas producers saw their share prices drop in the third quarter, by as much as 40 percent.This bad news should be tempered by the...
Point Thompson shows resource past, future

...sought.Point Thomson, though, is also representative of the state's resource future due to its abundant natural gas. Producers say the field will be the cornerstone of the Alaska LNG pipeline currently under study by the state and a group including...


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