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Walker plans to boost viability of stand-alone gas line

JUNEAU - Gov. Bill Walker said he plans to retool an in-state natural gas pipeline project into an export project, prompting concerns from some lawmakers about the message that sends as Alaska continues to pursue...
Voices of Alaska: Alaska should be in control of pipeline process

...Alaska's prospects for finally getting our natural gas to Alaskans and the world market. We currently have two natural gas pipeline projects in the works - the Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline (ASAP) and the large-volume Alaska LNG project (AK...
Administration "fully engaged" in advancing Alaska LNG project

...officials are "fully engaged" in negotiations over commercial agreements needed in 2015 for the large North Slope natural gas pipeline and liquefied natural gas project, but declining to give specifics."We are in commercial negotiations with...
Time is flying in Juneau

...of important pieces of legislation up for debate this session. Besides the budget, there's work to do on the natural gas pipeline and other energy issues, education, public safety, not to mention laws governing the marijuana industry that...
What others say: Staying focused on natural gas

...transitioning to new economic drivers for Alaska. Among these, the most obvious and significant is the construction of a natural gas pipeline that can provide a substantial replacement for at least a substantial fraction of the lost revenue as oil production...
Mayor seeks to return borough oil and gas liaision position

With the anticipation of a liquid natural gas pipeline terminus in Nikiski, the Kenai Peninsula has the potential to see its largest economic impact ever. To facilitate such projects...
Lawmakers wonder if AGDC dismissals will delay pipeline work

...questioning whether the removal of three board members from an organization expected to play a key role in Alaska natural gas pipeline projects will delay the group's work.Reps. Mike Chenault and Mike Hawker led legislative efforts to create...
Politicos have tough hands to play in 2015

...the one big project that will really move the needle for state finances and the economy - the large North Slope natural gas pipeline and liquefied natural gas project - there's no indication so far of a slowdown.The governor's Administrative...
What others say: Gov. Walker takes office amid state revenue downturn

...willingness to continue the work that the office's previous occupants began, as with steps toward a full-diameter natural gas pipeline. "Alaska doesn't have a resource problem," the governor said, "It has a distribution problem." That statement...
Walker: Alaska will weather fiscal storm email the governor was aware of the problems in the Medicaid system.The governor did not mention the major natural gas pipeline and liquefied natural gas export project in his speech. The state is a financial partner in the gas project and...


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