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Parnell: Alaskans have never been so well-positioned

...Parnell also worked as the director of government relations for ConocoPhillips and as an advisor on major oil and gas projects for the lobbying firm Patton Boggs. In 2008, Parnell challenged U.S. Rep. Don Young for his seat, but narrowly...
Funding for pipeline coordinator not in budget

...exports.Persily said his office provides a service in educating the public and policymakers on how liquefied natural gas projects work. He said he doesn't lobby or advocate, just provides information.He recently testified before the Legislature's...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: House Bill 77 cuts permitting inefficiency that harms Alaskans

...leasing and material sales. In 2013, additional DNR and legislative proposals to support timelier decisions for oil and gas projects passed the Legislature.However, DNR's efforts through House Bill 77 to increase the efficiency of our land and...
The overreach of executive power

...Supreme Court ruling that DNR has a constitutional duty to analyze and give public notice on cumulative impacts of oil and gas projects. The Legislature should also conduct oversight hearings on resource agency regulation changes proposed under Administrative...
Alaska stake in LNG project approved

...16 million and 18 million tons of LNG yearly, mostly for export markets.While state participation in large oil and gas projects is common in many parts of the world this would be the first time a U.S. state has entered such a partnership.The...
State | AK legislature
Court: AK must look at cumulative oil, gas impacts

JUNEAU - The state is constitutionally required to consider cumulative effects of oil and gas projects after leasing, the Alaska Supreme Court has ruled.The decision Friday stems from a 2009 leasing decision in which the Department...
Fed coordinator's office to chip in on study

...identifying potential hazards along a proposed natural gas line in Alaska. The office of federal coordinator for Alaska gas projects says it's putting $250,000 toward the $1.75 million aerial, laser-imaging data study being commissioned by...
Regional News
Knowles asks committee for gas line help

...project subsidies, Knowles said. Such assistance is already provided by the U.S. government for some coal and natural gas projects, Knowles wrote. The governor also defended the bill's call for a southern route along the Alaska Highway. A pipeline...
Competition prevents creation of gas line

...economic. Is it possible that they really mean that it's not more profitable to their shareholders than their competing gas projects in the Middle East, Russia, Southeast Asia, South America and Canada? I know the Alaska Gasline Port Authority has...
My turn: Stand up for Alaska, vote yes on 2

...of federal land in the NPR-A. All of these oil and gas projects and dozens of other projects on the North Slope and...idea.Our coastal program didn't help just oil and gas projects. It included the massive development of Dutch Harbor...


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