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Bill that Walker says he will veto advances from Senate

JUNEAU - A bill temporarily restricting a state-sponsored corporation from involvement in an alternate gas pipeline proposal by Gov. Bill Walker has advanced from the Senate.Notice of reconsideration was served following Tuesday's...
Alaska Senate advances trans-Alaska gas pipeline proposal

The Alaska Senate has voted to advance a proposed trans-Alaska natural gas pipeline project. If approved by the Alaska House of Representatives, the project will enter a period designed to determine its economic feasibility.
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TransCanada offers gas pipeline proposal

TransCanada Corp., the Canadian company that applied in 2004 to build a natural gas pipeline to transport North Slope gas, has written the governor a letter.
Governor hands off gas line proposal

Gov. Frank Murkowski made one last pitch for his gas pipeline proposal Thursday, but acknowledged that it would be up to the next governor and Legislature to finalize the project. Sound off on the...
Port Authority pitches all-Alaska gas line proposal

Architects of a North-Slope-to-Valdez natural gas pipeline proposal spent Thursday trying to convince legislators that theirs is the best choice for Alaska, but lawmakers tried to blow holes in...
Oil producers' leases give them edge in gas line talks

Gov. Frank Murkowski on Wednesday defended his preference for a natural gas pipeline proposal by three North Slope oil companies over two competing applications. BP, ConocoPhillips and Exxon Mobil have the advantage because...
Port Authority looks to revive its bid for gas pipeline contract

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Gasline Port Authority wants to resurrect its natural gas pipeline proposal, which was rejected by Gov. Sarah Palin's administration. Sound off on the important issues at In a letter to Palin commissioners...
Port authority renews pitch for an all-Alaska gasline

...all-Alaska gasline while at the same time urging lawmakers to stop work on Gov. Frank Murkowski's natural gas pipeline proposal. Sound off on the important issues at Buoyed by Sarah Palin's win Tuesday in the Republican primary, representatives...
State and local briefly

...the North Slope Borough, Fairbanks North Star Borough and the city of Valdez have been working together on the gas pipeline proposal. The line as envisioned would run alongside the trans-Alaska oil pipeline from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez. In Fairbanks...
Alaska editorial: In support of the governor's revenue plan

...receives today in oil revenue. Gov. Murkowski and his administration negotiated a oil production tax/natural gas pipeline proposal with three major oil companies and introduced the proposal to the Legislature this session. Legislators failed...


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