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AGDC board seeks clarity on confidentiality pacts

ANCHORAGE - The board of the state corporation expected to be a key player in efforts to advance a major liquefied natural gas project in Alaska is trying to determine how it can operate if members do not sign confidentiality agreements.
Analysis: SB21 working as hoped

...natural gasline project. "The increased investment by companies on the North Slope is a critical part of an in-state gas pipeline." Gov. Sean Parnell told the Empire that Alaska's $2.1 billion revenue shortfall is "a result of price...
Senate Finance advances gas line bill

JUNEAU - A bill aimed at advancing a major liquefied natural gas project in Alaska cleared a key Senate committee Friday, with a provision that would allow for a portion of the state's royalty revenue from the project to go toward energy projects in areas without direct access to a North Slope gas line.Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel, said that's a critical piece for him and the other amendment sponsors, Sens. Donny Olson, D-Golovin, and Click Bishop, R-Fairbanks.
State | AK legislature
Senate Resources unveils version of gas line bill

...bill's next stop. Some lawmakers want to make sure the focus of AGDC, which has been pursuing a smaller, in-state gas pipeline, isn't diluted under this bill.Giessel said she also wanted to make sure intent language surrounding project...
State | AK legislature
Three things to watch for in the Legislature

...such as a proposal to truck liquefied natural gas from the North Slope to Fairbanks or a measure to advance an in-state gas pipeline, a priority of House Speaker Mike Chenault.Here are three things to watch for this week:Oil taxesA rewrite...
Three things to watch for in the state Legislature

JUNEAU - For those who think the pace of this year's legislative session has been swift: Watch out, because the proceedings are set to pick up even more speed.
House passes in-state gas pipeline bill

JUNEAU - A bill aimed at advancing a gas line to meet Alaska's energy needs passed the state House despite concerns of a lack of oversight for the project and the price customers ultimately pay for gas.
More Alaska Production Act is signed into law

...would authorize the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation, an independent state organization, to develop an in-state gas pipeline project; SB 27 and HB 129 that would facilitate an expedited permitting process.Parnell also sign the budget...
Parnell raises concerns with pipeline progress

...state's interests warrant pursuing gas-tax changes this year or next.He's also looking at whether the smaller in-state gas pipeline project being pursued by the Alaska Gasline Development Corp., or AGDC, to serve Alaska residents requires...
Three things to watch for in the State Legislature

...vying for attention: the budgets, and bills dealing with oil taxes, a liquefied natural gas trucking plan and in-state gas pipeline.Gov. Sean Parnell said those "will probably have the most positive impact on Alaskans, and are the most significant...


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