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My turn: Pipeline pitfalls plentiful as state takes on larger role

...The state made $500 million available to TransCanada to build the line under Gov. Sarah Palin's Alaska Gasline Inducement Act (AGIA), and is now spending another $150 million to buy out of the agreement.? Had AGIA succeeded in constructing...
Senate approves TransCanada buyout

...also promises to settle claims pertaining to the state's failed partnership with TransCanada under the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act, which envisioned a gas pipeline from Alaska to the Lower 48 through Canada."The state eliminated a $500 million...
AKLNG project head says it's on course

...We spend about $30 million a month right now," he said.That's more than was spent on the failed Alaska Gasline Inducement Act ($330 million), Denali Gas Pipeline ($100 million), Yukon-Pacific, or the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation...
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My Turn: Can Alaska afford our state government? Fairbanks. Another $65 million was to continue work on the Susitna study. Since the passage of the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act, the state has paid TransCanada $300 million for the failed open season to obtain the Federal Energy Regulatory...
Gov. Walker pitches TransCanada buyout issues related to terminating a previous contract the state had with the pipeline company under the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act, or AGIA. Many state legislators, and Walker as a candidate for governor, criticized Parnell's move, arguing...
Politicos have tough hands to play in 2015

...previous tenure as the state Natural Resources deputy commissioner, Rutherford was an architect of the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act, or AGIA, an initiative of former Gov. Sarah Palin.This was a project that awarded a state contract to TransCanada...
Empire Editorial: When it comes to a gas pipeline, Alaska should carry a backup plan

...thought it about the El Paso proposal, the Foothills Gas Pipeline, the Yukon Pacific Corp. pipeline, the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act and the Denali Gas pipeline. We've thought it about bullet lines and small-diameter lines.The AK LNG...
Walker weighs in on session

...lines, is there any work that was done by TransCanada under the now-cancelled 2007 plans through the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act that can be used for the state's current gas line projects?A: Those (AGIA) years are just lost. They shouldn't...
My Turn: Here's the straight line on natural gas

...The original small-volume limitation on the ASAP project was necessary because of conditions under the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act (AGIA). With the termination of AGIA last year, the ASAP project can now be upsized. A larger volume will...
Walker brings back Palin's oil and gas team

...Palin's oil and gas team. They include Marty Rutherford, one of the architects of Palin's failed Alaska Gasline Inducement Act, or AGIA, as acting Department of Natural Resources commissioner. She'll eventually become the permanent...


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