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Draft EIS nearly ready for Donlin, in the works for Chuitna

...Valley Electric Association, the Interior power cooperative, or generating power at the mine.If a North Slope natural gas pipeline is built it would pass nearby, and could possibly supply the mine with gas.Meanwhile, metallurgical testing...
House approves TransCanada buyout

...Lake, and chairman of the House Finance Committee.As envisioned, AKLNG includes construction of an 800-mile natural gas pipeline from the North Slope to an export terminal on the Cook Inlet at Nikiski. It has been estimated to cost $45 billion...
Borough officials hold Nikiski LNG meeting

...Persily began by outlining the LNG project's summer activity in Nikiski, where the project plans to end its natural gas pipeline from the North Slope in a liquefaction plant and export terminal to be built on 800 or 900 acres of Cook Inlet-fronting...
Arctic drilling complaint clears Legislature

...against Arctic drilling, merely that the issue was being brought up during a special session called to address a natural gas pipeline."The governor's call asked to come in and talk about TransCanada, and I don't see TransCanada mentioned...
State Government
Big Oil given extra time to pledge gas

...the last minute on proposals that would guarantee major oil producers' participation in the state's liquefied natural gas pipeline, Gov. Bill Walker told reporters Wednesday afternoon.The Alaska Legislature is scheduled to convene Saturday...
Senate approves TransCanada buyout

...state's buyout of TransCanada and advance the natural gas pipeline project known as AKLNG.After a 16-3 vote, Senate...envisioned, AKLNG includes construction of an 800-mile natural gas pipeline from the North Slope to an export terminal on the...
State Government
An alternative to a natural gas pipeline

We've been hearing a lot about the cost of the proposed LNG pipeline and many believe that the project may not pencil out. Here is an idea the would kill four birds with one stone: Liquify the gas on the North Slope and build a rail link to transport it to our cities and to a port for shipment overseas. Here's why the idea makes sense: A rail line would be cheaper to construct and operate than a pipeline and the technology exists that will permit shipment of LNG. Now the other reasons.
Gas pipeline is focus of Alaska special session

...kick-start stalled consideration of the Alaska natural gas pipeline project.Walker, who spent last week touting Alaska's...propose the state buy TransCanada's share of the natural gas pipeline to give the state a seat at the negotiating table...
October session on TransCanada buyout coming

...legislators' input, and that they asked him to keep the call limited. The governor agreed and indicated that the natural gas pipeline would be the main topic.Currently, the State of Alaska has a contract with TransCanada, a pipeline company...
What others say: ExxonMobil doing heavy lifting on Alaska LNG Project

...In comments to Natural Gas Week, Tillerson said "Alaska is its own worst enemy" when it comes to building a natural gas pipeline and according to the article made no effort to hide his frustration with the current effort begun under former...


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