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'I'm trying to sell gas'

...companies themselves are generally opposed."Introducing a gas reserves tax undermines the efforts of all parties to progress...Alaska as an equal participant and co-investor. A gas reserves tax complicates this process and results in unintended...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Will Alaska cash in on its natural gas? to develop Point Thomson's gas fields, coupled with decades of development at Prudhoe Bay, demonstrate that gas reserves on the North Slope are proven and won't necessitate costly exploratory drilling. The proposed Alaska LNG project...
Special session set for return to Juneau

...interest in the gas pipeline. The second is a natural gas reserves tax intended to penalize gas producers if they fail...taxed.Rep. Sam Kito III, D-Juneau, called the gas reserves tax an "interesting concept.""I had not thought...
State | AK legislature
Alaska Editorial: ExxonMobil doing heavy lifting on Alaska LNG Project

...project, wants to buy out TransCanada and finance the state's entire 25 percent share and floated the idea of a "gas reserves tax" to legislators - brushed aside Tillerson's critique by saying that companies are "uncomfortable with what we're...
Drilling sickens people, ruins crops in Thailand

...The drilling dispute is taking place around the Dong Mun gas field, which covers 12.3 square miles and has expected gas reserves of 96 billion cubic feet, enough to power about 1 million homes for one year.In February, demonstrators from the...
Nation and World
Governor Walker outlines trip to Japan for gas conference

...heading to Japan this week to speak at a conference on liquefied natural gas and spread the word about Alaska's proven gas reserves.Walker is listed as a keynote speaker at the LNG Producer-Consumer Conference in Tokyo on Wednesday.He said he...
My Turn: Untapped potential in the Arctic energy superpower.Alaskans know this all too well. Alaska is home to some of the most prolific oil and natural gas reserves in the nation, but 61 percent of its land is controlled by the federal government, which has erected one barrier after...
Walker wants 51 percent stake in LNG

...Project, and may promote a state gas reserve tax as leverage against the companies...administration is considering the use of a gas reserves tax if one or more of the tax on the value of natural gas reserves in the reservoir.Hawker said...
AG denies LNG plant sale

...source," the company wrote in its letter."Because of the substantial risks associated with finding and developing gas reserves, the operation costs of operating the plant and transporting LNG, and the slim margin already incorporated in the...
Despite protests, Arctic drill prep continues

...concerned about the risk of an oil spill in the remote Arctic waters and the effects that tapping new frontiers of oil and gas reserves will have on global warming. Officials in Alaska have touted the economic benefits that drilling could bring there...


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