Refine Search

Point Thompson shows resource past, future

...sought.Point Thomson, though, is also representative of the state's resource future due to its abundant natural gas. Producers say the field will be the cornerstone of the Alaska LNG pipeline currently under study by the state and a group...
Buccaneer CEO suspended

...Buccaneer said the actions are not expected to have an immediate impact on Alaska operations - Buccaneer is now a natural gas producer at its small Kenai Loop field on the Kenai Peninsula - but since Burton is a key architect of the company's strategic...
Russia interested in preserving historical sites in Alaska

...Kalityuk, from Moscow Russia last week. Kalityuk, a public relations director for Gazprom Expo LLC, the largest natural gas producer in the world, traveled to Kenai and Juneau to visit Russian historical sites. Accompanied by Dorothy Gray and...
Japanese company inks deals in pursuit of natural gas

...provisions. They include two Alaska Native regional corporations, an Alaska telecommunications company and Cook Inlet natural gas producers, according to Mary Ann Pease, a vice president with Resources Energy Inc.Agreements have also been signed...
State incentives give a boost for Cook Inlet

...positive an impact as these two bills," said Bruce Webb, a consultant working with Aurora Energy, a independent natural gas producer active in Cook Inlet. Under the new program, explorers that don't have existing production in place to use...
Gas storage facility in the works

...wells and producing fields in the region can no longer meet daily demand from utilities during winter cold snaps. Natural gas producers now maintain some gas storage for their own needs, but more storage is needed. Currently, the utilities have...
At the energy crossroads: It's time to move on, blaze a new trail into Alaska's future

...300-400mw) natural gas plants, which will create economies of scale, and birth a market that will prove tempting to natural gas producers. The Railbelt also needs to pursue renewable energy: wind on Fire Island, geothermal on Mount Spurr, and hydroelectric...
EDD Industry Outlook Forum declares "Kenai Peninsula-Opportunities Abound"

...While making no definite announcements Agrium's Vice President Andy Kelemen said they are in negotiations with natural gas producers in the Inlet and were evaluating reopening at least one of their Nikiski production facilities. Saying there would...
Clarion Calls

...fathers of Kenai Central football players were reported to be nearly all employed as commercial fishermen or oil and natural-gas producers. The story did get one thing right: That Kenai Central ran little more than a simple, ground-orientated attack...
Tax tweaks worth $550 million to industry

Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell is proposing to boost the state's tax credits for oil and natural gas producers by up to $550 million, an initiative that will bring the contentious oil tax issue to the front burner for state legislators...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback