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US stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing report

...The dollar fell to 119.68 yen from 121.20 yen on Monday. The euro rose to $1.1307 from $1.1225.In other energy markets, wholesale gasoline fell 10.3 cents to close at $1.396 a gallon, heating oil fell 12.3 cents to close at...
Nation and World
South getting first big wind farm soon

...utilities to increase their renewable energy portfolios.But other factors are already forcing change in the region's energy market. Abundant natural gas, coal being phased out and aging nuclear plants are creating a potentially robust market for...
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My Turn: Cracks in the door

...have been few and far between ? in effect, heaping a layer of distortion on an already-distorted international energy market. Equally, both laws, by way of their interpretation today, are tantamount to being deemed as 'export restraints...
Empire Editorial: The Case for Susitna Dam

...Fairbanks. It will provide power at a stable price free from fluctuating fuel prices and the manipulation of the global energy market.Most importantly, it will provide that power cleanly, with no greenhouse gas emissions.That is by far the most...
My Turn: Where will Alaska and the US be in 30 years?

...The markets will ensure that money/investments go wherever there is opportunity. The biggest shift in global energy markets is that the U.S. is producing an unprecedented amount of oil now with geopolitical fallout. Apart from crude oil...
Sullivan sworn in as new US senator

...Canadian oil companies but would not be a huge benefit to American consumers. Sullivan said it's important to look at energy markets regionally and geographically, from a North America perspective.Sullivan said he is excited to get to work and...
Legislators consider cash or gas for state's pipeline share

...the questions facing lawmakers as they mull the intricate details of the proposed Alaska LNG project.In a volatile energy market, if the state takes gas while holding an ownership stake, the financial risk goes down in the long run, analysts...
State | AK legislature
US seen overtaking Saudis as biggest oil producer

...potential conflict over Tehran's alleged plan to develop nuclear weapons.The IEA added that global trends in the energy markets will be influenced by some countries' retreat from nuclear power, the fast spread of wind and solar technologies...
Taking a stand in the forest

...But the Dehcho are under mounting pressure to drop their opposition to a project that would serve North American energy markets as the United States strives to reduce dependence on the Middle East. Canada is already the largest foreign supplier...
2007 Year in Review: Alaska makes national and even global headlines this year

...investigators in October. Parent company BP PLC agreed to pay $373 million in fines and restitution over the manipulation of energy markets in the Midwest and violation of the Clean Air Act in a refinery explosion that killed 15 people in Texas. Not all...


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