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House Finance proposes $9.1B operating budget

...merit pay increases for staff with the Alaska Gasline Development Corp., which has been working to advance an in-state natural gas pipeline project. The commerce subcommittee, in its report, said while valuable staff are key to AGDC's mission...
At hearing, public support for pipeline

Alaska senators listened to over an hour of public testimony Wednesday on a bill that enables the Alaska gas pipeline to move forward.
State | AK legislature
Legislature ponders buying one quarter of gas pipeline

...position within the corporation to oversee the project.The AGDC is a state-created entity tasked with pursuing an in-state natural gas pipeline project as a backup plan in case the large pipeline falls through. The corporation is working on that...
State | AK legislature
Alaska Gasline Development Corp. hires public relations specialist

...Andrews in Scotland; she holds a bachelor's degree in international relations.The ASAP project is Alaska's in-state natural gas pipeline project, intended to develop an affordable, long-term energy solution for Fairbanks, South-central...
Oil taxes to top agenda for next Legislature

...also will be held on fraud involving the Medicaid program.Energy projects, including a proposal to advance an in-state natural gas pipeline, additional education funding and questions of how much to spend - or save - amid declining oil production...
Gov. Sheffield stumps for in-state bullet gas line

"I want to talk about the future," former Governor Bill Sheffield said as he began his lecture to the Chamber of Commerce Business Roundtable Thursday.
Three things to watch for in the Legislature

JUNEAU - This could be a pivotal week in the debate over changing Alaska's oil tax structure, with all eyes on the Senate and whether a plan crafted late last week can garner enough votes to pass.
Kawasaki draws rebuke for conduct on House floor

...after Speaker Mike Chenault made the rare step to go to the floor and speak in favor of a bill, in this case, an in-state natural gas pipeline bill.Kawasaki told reporters after the Interior delegation rebuked him during a news conference that...
My Turn: Legislature must support renewable energy

...billion in tax revenues over the next 6 years, the House has approved spending $250 million on prep-work for an in-state natural gas pipeline that may never get built. These and other fossil fuel friendly measures dwarf recent state investment...
Legislative session over with major legislation passed

The 2013 legislative session in Juneau ended shortly before midnight Sunday, capping an active 90-day session that saw lawmakers pass bills to cut oil production taxes, relax wastewater discharge restrictions on cruise ships, advance plans for a small-diameter gas pipeline and more.Business on the last day of session moved at an unusually relaxed pace, as legislators finished their work on controversial oil tax reform relatively early in the day before passing a state budget and several lower-profile pieces of legislation.


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