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Agrium won't move forward with coal gasification project

SOLDOTNA - Agrium announced it will not be moving forward...Nikiski plant on the Kenai Peninsula. Agrium's Lisa Parker said that escalating equipment...plant's future will be announced later. Agrium will not be taking the plant down at this...
Agrium threatens plant closure if sufficient gas can't be found

KENAI - Agrium's fertilizer manufacturing complex at...employs about 230 workers. Worldwide, Agrium employs around 4,800. The facility...In announcing a possible shutdown, Agrium officials said the corporation was adjusting...
Farmers nervous over Agrium's possible closure

...worry about how the possible closure of Agrium's fertilizer plant this fall will affect...many farmers put on their fields, and Agrium is the closest place for Alaska farmers...a key ingredient in the production of Agrium's products - ammonia and urea - and...
Agrium fertilizer plant to shut down

NEW YORK - Fertilizer maker Agrium Inc. said it will close its Kenai...a shortage of natural gas supply. Agrium said it offered "competitive prices...only purchase 10 billion cubic feet. Agrium estimates the facility will account...
Agrium to close for winter

...Sound off on the important issues at Agrium officials said the company's shutdown for at least three months. Agrium uses gas to make ammonia and urea at the...operating at half-capacity because of Agrium's inability to secure gas priced low...
Gov. Sheffield stumps for in-state bullet gas line

...depleted by 2015, Sheffield said. He said Alaska already lost over a hundred high-paying jobs on the Kenai Peninsula when the Agrium fertilizer plant closed its doors in 2007 due to a lack of Cook Inlet natural gas supplies.The "$80,000-a-year jobs...
Alaska Editorial: Budget reflects Dems' worst nightmare: reality

...hundreds if not thousands of jobs for the future.South to Cook Inlet, ConocoPhillips is seeking to restart LNG exports, Agrium has begun the process of resuming business at its Peninsula fertilizer plant and Furie Operating Alaska is planning to build...
Opinion | AK legislature
Borough prepares for plant shutdown

...Borough's economy are expected when Agrium USA's Nikiski fertilizer plant closes...borough employees and shorter hours. Agrium provided a hint of things to come in June...payroll. An 2004 study commissioned by Agrium and written by the McDowell Group looked...
Alaska Digest

...gas, Nikiski plant will close KENAI - Agrium's Nikiski nitrogen plant will close...dispute with Unocal Corp. this week. The Agrium plant is a cornerstone of the Kenai Peninsula...contract employees, Murkowski said. Agrium needs about 80 million cubic feet of gas...
Kenai Peninsula fertilizer plant to operate at only 65 percent this year

...Even with ramped up production, the Agrium fertilizer plant on the Kenai Peninsula will average only 65 percent this year. And Agrium officials have said without the discovery...said Bill Boycott, general manager for Agrium's Kenai Nitrogen Operations who talked...


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