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Not happy with rate increases

...rates are they talking about, gasoline for their vehicles or natural gas for their turbines? They are so vague. Natural gas prices nation wide have not risen. In fact there is a glut of methane fuel. HEA is feeding us a snow job due to their...
What others say: U.S., E.U. must engage in Ukraine

...align with the Russian-oriented Eurasian Customs Union.Putin's tough tactics included threatening a rise in natural gas prices and restricting exports. Either would hurt everyday Ukrainians, as well as some oligarchs who back Yanukovych...
Shell suspends Arctic operations for 2014

...hinted he won't prioritize investments there in the future.While oil prices remain high globally, "North America natural gas prices and associated crude markers remain low, and industry refining margins are under pressure" Van Beurden said.Last...
Carey: Gas prices going up and up ...

...a stir last week when he predicted a doubling in natural gas prices paid by the city and residential customers within...Thursday, Carey said he did not have any knowledge that natural gas prices will continue to rise, but as he has listened to...
Preparing home crucial to a cozy winter

...on their roof. Clarion file photo Curtis Thayer said he lowered his home heating bill 20 percent last year. But natural gas prices had increased 17 percent from the year before. How does that work? Thayer, a spokesman for Enstar Natural Gas...
Governors focus on rising heating prices

...used to restrict the country's embrace of natural gas as a new energy source, officials at a national meeting on natural gas prices said Wednesday. ''The country is making a huge bet, a good bet, but a huge bet on natural gas -- that basically...
Exxon Mobil considers its own gas pipeline option

...converting natural gas to a liquid form that could move through the 800-mile trans-Alaska oil pipeline. But natural gas prices in the Lower 48 have risen about 60 percent over the past year, prompting renewed interest by companies like BP...
Renewables instead of coal

...1980s, HEA locked into a 30-year contract with Chugach when natural gas was plentiful and cheap. Since then, natural gas prices have skyrocketed, and HEA has spent hundreds of thousands of ratepayer dollars trying to get out of the contract...
Study: 10 years of gas in inlet: Economics of getting the product to market not yet addressed

...decades, Southcentral Alaska has enjoyed unusually low natural gas prices associated with a significant oversupply of natural...The strong and stable supply has helped to drive natural gas prices down. Lockhart said the Cook Inlet basin isn't...
Electric rates likely to rise in October

...2010, the WPCRA was $0.00715 Gallagher said. It's increased each quarter since then, mirroring Cook Inlet natural gas prices. The utility has filed the change with the RCA. The commission is charged with making a decision by Oct. 17.


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