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Big Oil given extra time to pledge gas

...three big North Slope oil and gas producers to pledge their gas to the a guarantee that oil and gas producers won't walk away from the force participation. If the gas producers sign a production pledge, the...
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...
Attorney General grilled over transparency

...allow you to acquire gas reserves (in the ground)? It seems overly-broad. What's to stop AGDC from becoming a gas producer? What's to stop the state gas corporation from becoming an oil and gas company?"Ken Vassar, an attorney advising...
Walker seeks to expand gas line

...fiscal terms with the state, a "must-have" for the gas producers; a gas "balancing" agreement among the producers...Legislative, in this case a change in the tax.The gas producers feel some form of contractual agreement can be constructed...
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...


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