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Legislature to convene special session on gas issues

...justify that this is within our fiscal means," said Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, and chair of the Senate Resources Committee.Alaska is grappling with multibillion-dollar deficits amid low oil prices and has been using savings to...
October session on TransCanada buyout coming would have the capacity to build it.A TransCanada representative recently said at a joint House and Senate Resources Committee meeting that the company is ready to help the state in such a transition.Beyond the buyout price, Giessel...
State gives gloomy outlook for gasline session this fall time for a special session this fall."Fauske made the remarks to a combined meeting of the House and Senate Resources committees in Palmer, who were meeting to hear a quarterly update from industry and the state administration on the Alaska...
AK LNG makes technical progress, economics still a challenge

...preliminary engineering now underway reached $243 million as of July, Butt told a combined meeting of the House and Senate Resources committees.The total budget for the preliminary front-end engineering and design, or pre-FEED, is about $500...
Walker wants 51 percent stake in AKLNG

...For the state, the financing issues with this are mind-boggling," Giessel said, who is chair of the Senate Resources Committee. The lawmakers were told that the governor's plan is to finance the state share - currently 25 percent but...
Resource committees hold hearing on peninsula

The Joint House and Senate Resources Committees will be meeting on Alaska LNG issues Tuesday and Wednesday on the Kenai Peninsula. The hearings will be streamed via AlaskaLegislature...
Gillis resigns days before Board of Fisheries nominee due

...and the importance of the fish to her cultural identity as an Alaska Native. The video was played before a Senate Resources Committee "State of the Salmon" hearing on March 26, 2014. Andy Hall, president of Kenai Peninsula Fishermen's...
Fish board remains to be filled

...Alaska Native. The video was played before a Senate Resources Committee "State of the Salmon" hearing on March 26...professional Board of Fisheries before the Alaska Senate Resources Committee. "It has become apparent to many that our...
State-led gas line scores low on credibility

...major risk factor for the Alaska LNG Project," Nikos Tsafos, of the consulting firm Enalytica, told the Senate Resources Committee April 16. "A process where the state is appearing to pursue two projects at the same time could undermine...
What others say: HB 115 a political stunt and nothing more

...chance of victory is an unwise use of our dwindling resources."We agree.HB 115 has now been referred to the Senate Resources Committee, and if the Legislature has any sense, this bill will not receive another hearing before the legislative session...


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