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Alaska Editorial: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

...a more pressing need than, say, doing something about high energy prices in the Interior and rural communities? Natural gas line projects could provide a big payoff both in revenue, jobs and affordable energy for the state, but low oil prices...
Budget takes center stage

...but missed her flight to Juneau. She will instead speak at Thursday's chamber luncheon.The pending liquefied natural gas line project was also a hot topic during Monday's discussion. Parnell accused Walker of flip-flopping on several issues...
Alaska Editorial: State needs a beter process for oil and gas development

...meant to "develop a framework for assessing the impact and benefits, especially on communities, of a future Alaska natural gas line," according to the executive order.The state has agreements with the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation...
Lawmakers to discuss LNG bill this week

...three times this week in an attempt to grasp the intricate details of a bill that aims to keep Alaska's liquefied natural gas line project moving forward.Senators on the Senate Resources Committee discussed SB138 for the first time Friday, and...
Kerttula accepts Stanford fellowship

...leaving the Legislature at a time when heavy-hitting topics like shrinking state revenues, a state equity in a natural gas line, and education funding and policy are expected to take center stage. Kerttula said she feels confident that despite...
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State signs deal to advance LNG line

...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. Sean Parnell that the state would be terminating...
Former Gov. Murkowski talks gasline

The State of Alaska should concentrate its efforts on a liquefied natural gas line through Southcentral and it shouldn't involve TransCanada, former Alaska Governor Frank Murkowski said during a Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon Thursday.
Walker will run again for governor

...and start building some stuff," said Walker, who also criticized Parnell's approach on building an in-state natural gas line.Although his positions on oil and gas issues are similar to those of many of Parnell's Democratic detractors in...
State seeks to keep up pressure on natural gas line

JUNEAU - The state is trying to keep the pressure on a Canadian company as it seeks to advance efforts to build a major natural gas pipeline in Alaska.
Alaska Editorial: A big gas line remains possible, fiscal stability necessary

...Daily News-Miner:With so much focus on the natural gas trucking project, we haven't heard much about a big natural gas line lately. The project's success is far from certain, but several recent developments seem to bode well for it...


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