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Deal inked for North Slope LNG plant

...utilities that will detail the volume of gas and how much it will cost. Fairbanks Natural Gas, the municipal Interior Gas Utility and Golden Valley Electric Association have expressed interest in buying the gas.The natural gas is expected to substantially...
Firefighters keep Tyonek blaze away from oil and gas facilities; Interior fire moves away from TAPS

...Beluga power plant, which is also at the field.The field also supplies gas to Enstar Natural Gas Co., the regional gas utility.About 150 firefighters are now working to control the fire, Nelson said. Hilcorp was providing GIS equipment to...
Enstar workers go on strike

...Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters Union Local 367 that represents the Enstar employees. The union and the natural gas utility have not been able to settle differences over retirement benefits, and Enstar has not negotiated fairly, the union...
Alaskans should invest in energy like Warren Buffett

...compared to the long-term savings it will accrue.While Southcentral Alaska has been blessed with affordable natural gas, utilities are now struggling to sign gas supply contracts for the near future. Meanwhile, the cost of energy in rural Alaska...
Regulatory commission heard some good, bad and ugly arguments

...cheapest gas to the most people in the Fairbanks areaFairbanks Natural Gas attorney Mark Figura belittled the Interior Gas Utility by calling it a "cheerleader." The IGU board is composed of very experienced individuals in the fields of engineering...
Official: Competing apps could slow LNG project

...the Fairbanks City Council last week that he would like to see resolution sooner than later.The municipal Interior Gas Utility and privately run Fairbanks Natural Gas have each submitted applications for a Certificate of Public Convenience and...
AEL&P merges with Spokane utility company

...and that all facilities will "continue to operate as they have in the past."Avista Utilities is an electric and gas utility headquartered in Spokane. The company provides utility services to parts of Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...gain from the Olympics. For instance, two trustees are top executives at the state's largest electric and natural gas utilities. Another is chief executive of the largest bank. Holding will not comment about his role on the board while four...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...said. The then-named Alaska Public Utilities Commission approved in 1998 the company's application to operate as a gas utility. The company will need to go back to the Regulatory Commission of Alaska for final tariff approval, Rusanowski said...
Texas firm agrees to buy Enstar

...Michigan-based Semco Energy Inc. Sound off on the important issues at Enstar is Southcentral Alaska's major natural gas utility. The proposed $867 million deal was announced Friday. The deal must be approved by the Regulatory Commission of Alaska...


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