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My Turn: Alaskans want the best, and HB383 will ensure it

...pipeline, legislation this session would direct them to also develop the state's share of a much bigger project with major oil producers and TransCanada.To accomplish the mission of getting gas to Alaskans, AGDC needs the strongest, most experienced...
State signs deal to advance LNG line

The State of Alaska entered into a commercial agreement Tuesday with three major oil producers and a pipeline builder to advance a liquefied natural gas line. The agreement comes after an announcement last Friday by Gov...
State: SB 21 is tax reform, not break

...inevitable with current fields and that the solution is to encourage new exploration, not to give tax breaks to the major oil producers. She said bringing in smaller oil production companies will encourage competition and will give the state a more...
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Stand strong for Alaska - sign the petition

...that his boastfully labeled "More Alaska Production Act" is a success. The problem is he's propagandizing the major oil producers' press releases that are suddenly pledging new investments on the North Slope. He's glossing over the fact that...
Parnell issues 'action alert' over oil tax bill

...from the state's oil.Parnell and other proponents of the legislation argue that the proposed reform is necessary to bring Alaska's oil tax rate more in line with that of Alberta, North Dakota, Texas and other major oil producers.
Two views: No deal on new oil tax scheme

...Let's think about what's been going on before Senate and House committees. Lawmakers have repeatedly asked the major oil producers for something in return for billions in tax cuts. The answers have been consistent: delighted with the cuts...
Plan would convert natural gas to electricity

...president of science and technology for Marsh Creek, an Alaska Native joint venture. Arco was one of Alaska's major oil producers until it was sold in 2000 to what is now Conoco Phillips.Jacobsen said that decades ago, Arco studied whether...
Feds say they'll stay out of gas line competition

...announce one or more gas line proposals to legislators this summer for review in a later special session. Three major oil producers, ExxonMobil, ConocoPhillips and BP, have filed an application with the state of Alaska to develop a pipeline...
Senate OKs new system for taxing oil

...Legislature raised taxes too high for the oil industry, it might scuttle a deal the state is negotiating with a trio of major oil producers to build a natural gas pipeline. Lawmakers are getting another shot at the proposal to scrap the state's current...
'Stars aligned' for GOP session in Alaska

...several programs. Oil and gas: Lawmakers quickly approved a bill to allow the governor to begin negotiations with major oil producers over a natural gas pipeline. They also approved a severance tax credit of up to 40 percent of the cost of oil exploration...


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