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Kurt Olson: Issues include gas line, oil taxes, health care

...Slope gas. No one who has been following the various proposals can argue that point. With any luck, it will not be stranded gas much longer. We have a project that has producers aligned with the state and with gas buyers. These pieces of the puzzle...
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...agreements.When TransCanada was negotiating several years ago with the state for a gas pipeline license under the Stranded Gas Act legislators signed agreements to get access to TransCanada's proposal to the state, which was confidential...
Conoco cancels gas line meeting

...Murkowski held a press conference Friday announcing the state and ConocoPhillips had agreed to base fiscal terms to a Stranded Gas Act contract. He said the state is still working on an agreement with BP and ExxonMobil. "One legislator had ex-pressed...
DNR staff tout AGIA process

...where they can find everything from a copy of the Stranded Gas Development Act to Gov. Palin's letter to ConocoPhillips...project. Rutherford said the major difference between the Stranded Gas Development Act of former Gov. Frank Murkowski's...
Wagoner bill would fund ANGDA study

...Alaska?s energy crisis. It also overcomes key public and legislative concerns highlighted during public review of the Stranded Gas Act gas line contract proposed by the former governor Frank Murkowski?s administration, Heinz said. The ANGDA pipeline...
Turn the private sector loose: Clearing up a few of the state?s requests on the Gasline Inducement Act

...gas in Alaska and a commitment to hire qualified Alaskans, among other stipulations. AGIA is very different from the Stranded Gas Development Act, where the producers (ExxonMobil, BP, ConocoPhillips) wound up in exclusive, confidential negotiations...
Current oil tax system is the wrong approach

...making them more stable than taxes. Contracts are widely used around the world. We've even tried them here, in the Stranded Gas Act for example. Besides, as the Permanent Fund demonstrates, Alaskans have proven we can establish a professional...
Alaska utilities explore options to import natural gas

...ship-mounted regasification and LNG barges that would be towed by tugs.Ironically, there are large resources of stranded gas on Alaska's North Slope, about 800 miles north of Anchorage, which is on the state's south coast. Unfortunately...
Administration gives pipeline project overview

...Sen. Bill Wielechowski, D-Anchorage, said the administration's proposal strikes him as similar to the failed Stranded Gas Act, a suggestion the Parnell administration has rejected. He said the mistake that's been made is asking how the...
Wasting the years away: Best prospect for in-state gas still producers' highway route

...have been had the Palin administration simply proceeded to improve the draft contract we had negotiated pursuant to the Stranded Gas Development Act (SGDA). The SGDA was originally adopted on 1998 during the Knowles administration. Although it was...


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