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Federal agency expresses concern with dam studies Alaska.But critics question the cost and see it as unnecessary with the state also pursuing a major natural gas pipeline project. The Susitna River Coalition says the dam would hurt salmon runs, harm wildlife habitat and turn seasonal river...
Companies file export application for gas project

...And, of course, there would have to be proven market interest.Larry Persily, federal coordinator for Alaska gas-pipeline projects, said approval of an export license would be a good sign for the market. Given that more investment would be...
Success or bust?

...bulk of what we set out, including reduced operating budgets, reforming our oil tax regime, advancing a natural gas pipeline project, passing a fix to the state and teacher retirement systems, and passing a robust education funding and reform...
State | AK legislature
Legislature passes bill on AGDC appointment

...out-of-state residents to serve on the board of a corporation that could play a key role in a major liquefied natural gas pipeline project.The Senate's 13-7 vote makes clearer the way for Richard Rabinow, a former pipeline company executive from...
State | AK legislature
Draft proposes gas tax rate, subsidiary change

...project-enabling contracts back to lawmakers sometime next year for approval.Larry Persily, federal coordinator of Alaska gas pipeline projects, told the committee Monday he didn't know of a liquefied natural gas project that had lost money but he said...
State | AK legislature
Begich proposes gas project bill

...project to export liquefied natural gas overseas.The bill would allow the federal coordinator for Alaska's gas-pipeline projects to work on the effort to build an 800-mile pipeline that would deliver liquefied natural gas for overseas export...
State | AK legislature
Funding for pipeline coordinator not in budget

...also of the office's authority. The office was created as part of a 2004 law aimed at helping advance an Alaska gas pipeline project that would serve North American markets. The project has shifted focus in recent years, and the state Legislature...
State | AK legislature
House Finance proposes $9.1B operating budget

...for staff with the Alaska Gasline Development Corp., which has been working to advance an in-state natural gas pipeline project. The commerce subcommittee, in its report, said while valuable staff are key to AGDC's mission, it was not...
Rodell: Risks high in pursuing LNG alone

...was whether a federal loan guarantee was still on the table. Larry Persily, the federal coordinator for Alaska gas pipeline projects, said in an interview it was not.Persily said the $18 billion loan guarantee, passed in 2004 and adjusted...
State | AK legislature
Helfinstine receives the Coast Guard Commander's Award for 35 Years of Civilian Service

...conducted in anticipation of the proposed permitting and construction of a 48-inch diameter Trans-Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline project as well as a smaller Alaskan In-State Gas Line project, that would carry natural gas from the North Slope of...


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