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Business outlook positive amid oil price drop

...said the bright side of low oil prices is the hope that the community could see a "pass through" that would lower heating oil prices for the winter.Elwood Brehmer can be reached at elwood.brehmer@alaskajournal.com.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-07/business-outlook-positive-amid-oil-p
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New projects increase Alaska's biomass use

...Protection Agency proposals affecting Alaska's biomass boilers. Biomass boilers are built to heat one or more buildings. They can be stoked with cord wood, wood chips or wood pellets and have become popular with the rise of heating oil prices.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-20
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Flint Hills closure puts fuel market in flux

...throughput volumes Flint Hills would produce about 143,000 gallons of gasoline per day, 41,000 gallons of home heating oil per day and 68,000 to 194,000 gallons per day of various products such as naphtha, asphalt, a small volume of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-08/flint-hills-closure-puts-fuel-market
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Fuel costs drive rate increases at HEA: Time to explore alternatives, says Association's general manager

...gas is purchased by Chugach Electric from suppliers, with contract prices tied to the indexed price of crude oil, heating oil and natural gas. Those commodities have seen sharp price spikes and the result has been increased fuel costs for Chugach...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/032211/ope_803677348.shtml
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A Libertarian view on entitlements

...is that Republicans should continue to fund Medicare, heating oil subsidies, and food stamps for the poor and "needy...their problem and I have no sympathy for them. As for heating oil subsidies and food stamps: these are nothing more than...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/042411/let_819439975.shtml
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Energy plan an imperative

...Alaskans are struggling to fill their gas tanks and those in rural Alaska are flinching when they see the bill for home heating oil.But eliminating tax incentives for energy companies or penalizing American companies for earning money abroad while...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2011-05-30/energy-plan-imperative
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Kivalina unlikely center for odd Alaska news year

...Sean Parnell's office has put damage estimates at $30 million. The storm also prevented a delivery of fuel and home heating oil for the Nome area. The harbor has since been iced in, preventing normal delivery. Officials are preparing for an...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-12-31/kivalina-unlikely-center-for-odd-ala
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Air supply business takes off

Reece Parrish loads heating oil bound for Pedro Bay onto an Air Supply Alaska plane Tuesday afternoon at Kenai Municipal Airport. Photo by M. Scott Moon Despite...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/102605/news_1026new002001.shtml
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State Education Board approves district spending waivers

...does not include central office staff. Electricity and heating oil are extremely expensive in the rural communities her...one village the district pays $3.55 per gallon of heating oil. The district pays 65 cents per kilowatt hour for electricity...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/102600/ala_102600ala0030001.shtml
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Murkowski pushes to boost domestic oil production

...S. petroleum production. Former Energy Secretary James Schlesinger said the recent rise in the price of gasoline, heating oil and diesel fuel shows the nation needs to stimulate production. That includes opening the Arctic National Wildlife...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022500/ala_022500ala003.shtml
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