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My Turn: Walker's statements threaten gasline progress, jobs

...or, maybe he wouldn't.It's bad enough that Walker is willing to threaten our economy, Alaskan jobs and our natural gas future with these statements. But how can Alaskans trust Walker when he calls a project "fatally flawed" in one breath...
Surge in oil supply drives down prices

WASHINGTON - Oil prices fell Wednesday after U.S. government data showed rising supplies of crude. Natural gas futures declined on the heels of a separate report that showed healthy domestic inventories of the home-heating fuel...
Three things to watch for in the Legislature

...HB4, Rep. Mike Hawker, said the bill would empower the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. "to lead Alaska into a natural gas future.""This is Alaska's opportunity to advance the state's interests to get Alaskan gas into the hands of Alaskans...
Crude prices reach $100

...cents to settle at a record $2.5689 a gallon after setting their own trading record of $2.5784. February natural gas futures advanced 36.7 cents to settle at $7.85 per 1,000 cubic feet. In London, February Brent crude rose $3...
ConocoPhillips plans natural gas pipeline 800-mile trans Alaskan pipeline in 1977. But the prospects only gained momentum these last few years with natural gas futures trading in the mid-$7 range and the prospects of prices falling below $4.50 increasingly remote. Last year...
Push is on for liquefied natural gas

...sooner rather than later, and the price situation after hurricanes would grow to be far worse than it is." While natural gas futures have hovered around $8 or $9 per thousand cubic feet the last few weeks, it had peaked at $15.78 as recently...
My Turn: Plan toward growth - build an in-state gasline

...were adamant that planning a natural gas future cannot be set aside another...a vehicle to take us into a natural gas future.Our goal is to empower AGDC...voice today, we can usher a natural gas future into Alaska, regardless of when...
Alaska culls gas line field to 1 company has long had an interest constructing an Alaska gas line. The idea gained momentum in the last few years with natural gas futures trading in the mid-$7 range. The U.S. consumed about 21.7 trillion cubic feet of natural gas in 2006...
A few suggestions regarding the pipeline

...pricing, I would probably want the price pegged month by month to an average of the Henry Hub (the pricing point for natural gas futures contracts traded on the New York Mercantile Exchange) in case there was an inclination by the companies to play...
Natural gas pipeline will help, not solve, supply problems

...low to justify the massive investment needed to deliver the fuel from Alaska's North Slope to the Lower 48. But natural gas futures jumped to $9 per 1,000 cubic feet in 2005 - more than five times the price in 1995 - and now trade around $7...


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