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Op-ed: Keystone kaput for now

President Obama's unilateral rejection of the proposed KeystoneXL oil pipeline that would have brought petroleum and jobs to the U.S. is another in a long list of issues dominated by politics rather than...
State approves Point Thomson pipeline

...25 percent of all gas in the Prudhoe Bay region, it also produces liquids that can be shipped by the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. Seattle's Harborview Medical Center staff identified Martha Mackowiak, 51, as the passenger medevaced last night...
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Homeless Connect address the local problem

...for a population influx to the area should the Alaska LNG project get under way, "Like when we had the boom from the oil pipeline we had many people spend their last dollar on a plane ticket to get here and then when they did couldn't find places...
What others say: Time to buy out TransCanada

...65 billion pipeline (and associated plants) promise to do for Alaska in the 21st century what the trans-Alaska oil pipeline did in the 20th.With the Obama administration having blocked oil exploration in the Arctic, we must rely on our resources...
Administration pitches new plan to fund government

...and you don't get a gas pipeline, then royalty payments will be lower," Richards said.If the trans-Alaska oil pipeline shuts down and there's still no gas pipeline - Richards said he doesn't think that scenario is likely - the dividend...
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Walker to Alaskans: Pulling together, we'll get out of financial hole

...Alaska."I remember giving a talk (soon after the first barrel of oil flowed into Valdez after completion of the oil pipeline) and saying if we invest our money right over the life of this pipeline we will celebrate the last barrel of oil with...
Walker: 'Significant' issues must be resolved before gasline session

...could vary if there are disagreements and lawsuits, which has happened with property taxes levied on the Trans Alaska oil pipeline.The governor also said that a consensus has been achieved with the producing companies on enlarging the pipe diameter...
Rents rise at Vintage Pointe

...has prompted among Vintage Pointe residents. "This is just my sidewalk prediction, but we're anticipating another oil pipeline boom coming up here," Hillyer said. "What is this going to do to the local rental economy? It's not unconceivable...
Judge finds Greenpeace USA in contempt, sets escalating fines for bridge protest the Arctic," Walker said in the release. "As our state faces a multi-billion dollar budget deficit, and an oil pipeline that is three-quarters empty, we would be foolish to turn away such significant economic opportunity. I hope that...
What others say: Population decline not portent of disaster, but state needs to pay attention

...pinpoint. Since the late 1980s, Alaska's oil production on the North Slope has been declining. The trans-Alaska oil pipeline now transports a fraction of the crude that flowed through it during the state's oil boom. While oil-related job...


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