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Oil company seeks to export Yukon crude from Skagway

...James Sullivan, an organizer with the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council, said he's familiar with many of the energy projects proposed for Southeast Alaska, but he hadn't heard of Northern Cross' plan. "They're all interesting, but...
Senate Finance advances gas line bill

...Friday, with a provision that would allow for a portion of the state's royalty revenue from the project to go toward energy projects in areas without direct access to a North Slope gas line.Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel, said that's a critical...
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Gasline legislation becomes law today

...Their dream for cheaper, more abundant energy will start to be fulfilled within about two years with the Interior Energy Project, which is a gas trucking solution," Parnell said. "As we build up the distribution system in Fairbanks and in...
House Finance advances gas line bill

...gas in the project, after payment is made to the Alaska Permanent Fund, that would go into a new fund to help with energy projects in communities that won't have direct access to a North Slope gas line.That fund was a key selling point for some...
Alaska Senate passes $2.2B capital budget

...maintaining state assets with $90 million for deferred maintenance. The budget also included funding for things such as energy projects, roads, school construction and improvements or repairs for shelters for victims of domestic violence.The budget...
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My Turn: Alaska can't afford two mega-energy projects

...difficult. Alaska can't afford to pursue two mega-energy projects. The proposed Susitna-Watana Dam is deeply flawed...Public dollars would also be well spent on smaller energy projects, including wind, geothermal, tidal and other renewable...
House Resources version of gas-line bill takes shape

...version of the bill that passed the Senate last month earmarked 10 percent of the revenue from the royalty gas toward energy projects for communities that won't have direct access to a North Slope gas line.
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Former Bethel mayor leads Nuvista coop area where our family and our ancestors have existed for generations."She said the coop is trying to identify energy projects that could have benefits for both the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta and the Bristol Bay region.One of those is a hydroelectric...
State, Yukon to study economic corridor

...improved broadband network that would potentially link Juneau, Ketchikan and Prince Rupert and would allow for shared energy projects. "Communications infrastructure and affordable energy are the foundations needed to build stronger communities...
State LNG take could be $3B by 2024

...committee, however, that cost escalation represents a key risk for the project. Costs have escalated sharply for major energy projects worldwide, particularly LNG."We expect costs under continued pressure as this goes forward," Abt said.However...
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