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TransCanada and Allies defend gasline pipe effort but AGIA faces powerful opposition

...said. "It raises uncertainty of the state's support for AGIA at a critical time," he said. Alaska's natural gas lease holders, including ConocoPhillips Co. and BP p.l.c. urged Alaska to have them building by negotiating tax breaks to...
Gas pipeline experts say a big pipe is needed

...state's interest and contains up to $500 million in incentives to do so. The North Slope's third major natural gas lease holder, ExxonMobil Corp., has joined TransCanada in sponsoring that project. At the same time, a series of smaller projects...
Gov. Parnell vetoes gas tax bill

...commitments of North Slope gas for pipeline shipment, begins Saturday. AGIA includes an inducement for natural gas lease holders to pledge gas during the open season. Those who commit gas may be able to get their gas tax obligations capped for...
TransCanada begins 'open season' process

...same page. Pipeline company TransCanada, the state of Alaska, and Exxon Mobil Corp., one of the state's three gas lease holders, are working together, he said. Two of the other key players, BP and ConocoPhillips, are doing their own project...
All-Alaska gasline drives candidate

...unlikely to result in a natural gas pipeline, but they differ from there. Samuels wants to negotiate with the natural gas lease holders to encourage them to build a pipeline, likely through Canada. Walker wants a shorter, and somewhat cheaper, line...
Pipeline companies defend need for Alaska's natural gas reported. TransCanada is working together with Exxon Mobil Corp., one of the state's three big natural gas lease holders, on its pipeline, developed under the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act. A competing pipeline, Denali, is being...
Frank Murkowski talks oil and gas

...developing a pipeline with expansion rules and other conditions that would benefit Alaska. Two of the state's natural gas lease holders, ConocoPhillips Co. and BP PLC, declined to seek that license, and instead began developing their own pipeline...
AGIA critics may pick up fight

...instead offer tax breaks on oil and gas to encourage gas lease holders to build their own pipeline. "AGIA has simply got...a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission even if the gas lease holders withhold their gas when TransCanada seeks bids during...
Gas line will put heat on session

...littered with tax incentives for the state's major gas lease holders and some amount of state risk in the venture - the...pitched to the North Slope's major and undeveloped gas lease holders. "It is forthcoming, quickly," he said. Once...
ConocoPhillips pitches case to the Senate

...guidelines. But ConocoPhillips Vice President Brian Wenzel stressed to lawmakers that a pipeline is useless unless gas lease holders like ConocoPhillips commit to shipping gas, a process known as open season, which guarantees minimum daily throughput...


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