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Walker authorizes funds for TransCanada buyout

...The session officially ended Thursday after 13 days. The Senate passed the legislation authorizing the buyout of TransCanada Corp.'s interest in the gas project and giving the state an increased share in it on a vote of 16-3 Tuesday. The...
Walker downsizes state's Washington office

...expire Dec. 31. The contract says Boykin is to be paid a total of up to $850,000.With the pending transfer of TransCanada Corp.'s interest in a major proposed gas project to AGDC, the corporation will re-evaluate how Boykin's skills...
Walker orders AK LNG review

...partnership with North Slope producing companies and TransCanada Corp.In a speech April 1 to Commonwealth North, an...for the state to sign a long-term contract with TransCanada Corp. to move state-owned gas, which is 25 percent...
State LNG take could be $3 billion

...state's proposed deal with North Slope producers and TransCanada Corp. on a major natural gas project.Legislation that...share of the project itself, but partnering with TransCanada Corp. on the gas treatment plant and the pipeline. Poduval...
Terms for Alaska LNG project go before state lawmakers

...administration with the North Slope producers and TransCanada Corp. on the proposed large natural gas pipeline state's shipping contract would be with TransCanada Corp., which would invest in a portion of the Gas Treatment...
Senate Finance advances TransCanada buyout bill

...version of Gov. Bill Walker's legislation that includes $157 million requested by the administration to buy out TransCanada Corp.'s interest and continue work by the state toward advancing the project. The figure initially was a bit higher...
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Legislative session's focus narrowed to TransCanada buyout

...natural gas project as legislators opened a special session on the issue Saturday.A decision on whether to buyout TransCanada Corp. and approve buyout-related costs is all that remains on the agenda after Walker announced Friday that he was...
Legislative discussion turns to state's gas plan, next steps

...Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, said he thinks a number of legislators are probably comfortable with a buyout of TransCanada Corp., but the details of the buyout, such as what happens then, concern him and others.A spokeswoman for Gov...
Ready or not, here comes the gasline special session

...crucial list of topics to debate, including whether the state should buy out current Alaska LNG Project partner TransCanada Corp.'s share of the project, instituting a natural gas reserves tax on the producers and funding the state's ongoing...
Legislature to convene special session on gas issues

...between the state and its partners. The special session agenda set by Gov. Bill Walker has the proposed buyout of TransCanada Corp.'s interest in the project as well as a gas reserves tax, which the governor has characterized as a way to make...


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