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Attorney General grilled over transparency the ground)? It seems overly-broad. What's to stop AGDC from becoming a gas producer? What's to stop the state gas corporation from becoming an oil and gas company?"Ken Vassar, an attorney advising the AGDC, said articles of incorporation...
DOT forced to cut road crew OT as result of budget cuts

...25 cents, Alaska's total gasoline tax is the smallest in the nation. Pennsylvania and Washington have the highest state gas taxes at 55.3 cents and 44.5 cents, respectively, according to the American Petroleum Institute.The Alaska Aviation...
State gives gloomy outlook for gasline session this fall

...have been an unreasonable assumption given the different alternatives and economic considerations of each party. In the state gas team's opinion, the progression (of negotiations on agreements) will not allow them to be completed in time for a...
AK LNG makes technical progress, economics still a challenge

...the "pre-FEED" work."Where the offtake points are located is very important to us because even though the in-state gas use will only be 220 million cubic feet a year (of 3.3 billion cubic feet the pipeline will move daily) where the...
Walker seeks to expand gas line

...pushing strongly for an agreement on fiscal certainty (on state gas production taxes) but I want a strong withdrawn-partners...the agreement on fiscal terms would mainly cover the state gas production tax although state corporate income taxes may...
AGDC releases plan for gas pipeline off-takes also a high demand case, however, that includes possible new mines being developed.In another development, the state gas corporation has officially put Gov. Bill Walker's plan for an expanded state-led gas pipeline on the shelf. "We'll...
Walker wants 51 percent stake in AKLNG

...larger share of the Alaska LNG Project, and may promote a state gas reserve tax as leverage against the companies, state...55 billion in value. Tapping the fund to backstop a state gas project financing would likely require a constitutional...
Route change, bigger pipeline on table

...the option of contracting with one or more of the producing companies to market its 25 percent LNG share or forming a state gas marketing group. However, the joint-marketing approach is also on the table.Since the letter was sent, the governor...
Walker requests acceleration on AK LNG talks budgets. This was money the governor had intended to use for engineering studies in the scale-up of a smaller state gas project.The governor has asked to get $118 million of the money back but so far legislators have not agreed to that...
Legislature adjourns; governor calls special session

...To fund schools for the coming fiscal year, the proposal uses a blend of general funds and $157 million from an in-state gas pipeline fund that Walker otherwise would use for an alternate gas pipeline project that Republican leaders have tried...


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