Despite tensions, US, Russia vow cooperation in the Arctic

...methane, short-lived greenhouse gases that are particularly grounds and oil and gas drilling opportunities.On the...of dollars' worth of oil and gas reserves and which Deputy Prime...for doing so include reducing gas flaring during oil exploration...
Former assemblywoman to join Interior Gas Utility board

...assemblywoman will join the board of directors for the Interior Gas Utility, which she helped create.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...plans to lay pipe throughout the community to provide natural gas in coming years.One of the assemblymen who voted against Winters...
Study links swarm of quakes in Texas to natural gas drilling

...of Fort Worth, Texas, to nearby natural gas wells and wastewater injection.In 84 days...removing saltwater from the wells in the gas production process and then injecting that...injection of wastewater from oil and natural gas drilling operations. The society released...
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Researchers say permafrost carbon release will be gradual

...the atmosphere in the form of greenhouse gases, accelerating climate change the rest...more potent methane. Those greenhouse gases create additional warming.In the last...researchers' suggestions of a huge greenhouse gas release associated with warming."People...
Governor vetoes bill limiting state entity in gas plan

...state-sponsored corporation in an alternate gas pipeline project that he proposed.The veto...over Alaska LNG, the major liquefied natural gas project the state is currently pursuing with oil and gas companies, TransCanada Corp., and the state-sponsored...
State | AK legislature
Juneau powerless in bill

...was rolled into House Bill 105, which gives bonding authorization for the Interior Energy Project, a long-awaited natural gas project meant to provide affordable energy to the Interior.The Senate Finance committee removed the projects. Munoz said Sunday...
Local | AK legislature
My Turn: The brokenness of Alaska's legislative priorities

...According to his legislative webpage, he's risen from a roustabout in 1982 to a superintendent in the liquefied natural gas industry. For some reason, he doesn't believe it's necessary to disclose on the webpage that ConocoPhillips owns the Nikiski...
Opinion | AK legislature
Legislature passes gas tax increase to fund spill cleanup with the FAA.Furthermore, the tax is only applied once - on sales from a gas station to a driver or boater. It doesn't apply to sales from a refiner to the gas station.The DEC program typically deals with cleanup in cases when a responsible...
State | AK legislature
Eroding Alaska village appeals lawsuit's dismissal

ANCHORAGE - One of Alaska's most eroded villages wants to revive a lawsuit that claims greenhouse gasses from oil, power and coal companies are to blame for the climate change endangering the tiny community. The city of Kivalina and...
My Turn: Can two gasline plans coexist?

...producers in the Alaska Liquefied Natural Gas project (AKLNG). On its face that sounds...both projects.With large scale natural gas projects, it's all about risk. Too much...need to ask ourselves.Is there a reliable gas supply with AKLNG?Yes. Prudhoe Bay is...


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