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Legislature misses initiative hearing timeline least 30 days before an election on initiatives scheduled to appear on the ballot. But it also calls for a legislative committee selected jointly by the presiding officers of the Alaska House and Senate to hold at least one hearing on initiatives...
Alyeska looks at new ways to keep TAPS oil flowing

...shipped through TAPS to help manage a decline in throughput, the pipeline company's president told a state legislative committee Feb 5. TAPS is experiencing operating problems because of cooling of the crude oil due to the low throughput...
In-state gasline planner revise proposal

...Development Corp."Now we see that the world is awash in natural gas liquids," he said in a presentation to a legislative committee Thursday.More shale gas has meant a glut of NGLs in the U.S. market, with prices falling by 60 percent...
Offer made for LNG facility: State co-op, ANGDA explore options for natural gas ensure future gas supply to regional utilities, the gas authority's CEO, Harold Heinze, told a state legislative committee in Juneau March 16. The LNG export license for the Kenai plant expires March 2011 and so far no application for...
State of Alaska opens checkbook to public

...liberal Ralph Nader both support the plans to improve transparency in state government. Norquist testified before a legislative committee supporting the effort, as did Steve Cleary of the Alaska Public Interest Research Group. Visitors to the Online...
Legislature opens hearings on oil tax

...credits to encourage in-fill drilling and more intensive development of fields now producing, Butcher told the legislative committee. The governor's proposed changes would reduce the industry's taxes by about $1 billion per year, according...
Purchase of LNG plant worth considering

...needs are met during peak demand in the winter months. Harold Heinze, ANGDA's CEO, recently told a state legislative committee that the offer to buy the plant could follow two paths. The cooperative and ANGDA could buy the entire facility...
Gas, electric utilities explore shipping LNG to Southcentral

...feasible will be made in mid-2011, James Fueg, permitting manager for the Donlin development team, told a state legislative committee in a briefing on Oct. 27. A source of the gas is yet to be determined, but it could be imported LNG, he said...
Lawmakers: Finishing in 90 days won't be easy

...said. "We get paid the same amount not matter what." Seaton said he thinks one result will be year-round legislative committee meetings and more special sessions. Looming on the near horizon is the natural gas line project. Five companies...
Two fish, one fish - dead industry?

...regional administrator for sustainable fisheries with the National Marine Fisheries Service, said during a state legislative committee meeting Thursday that his organization has already received hundreds of letters on the subject from all sides...


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