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Shell's $70 billion takeover could herald wave of mergers

...including offshore projects in Australia and Brazil, and give it a bigger presence in the fast-growing liquefied natural gas market, Shell said.Other energy giants may follow suit as they look to boost growth through acquisitions after increased...
Walker inks LNG agreement with Japanese company

...Japanese energy company formally declaring a commitment to form a partnership in developing Alaska's liquefied natural gas market.Walker called the action taken Tuesday with Resources Energy Inc. an important first step for the state's energy...
Daschle, Murkowski side with oil companies on gas-line tax break

...embassy in Washington, said the subsidy is bad news for Canada and the United States. The credit "will distort natural gas markets, undermine their efficiency and slow development and production in the rest of the United States and Canada...
TransCanada opponents say they're not trying to kill gasline project

...meant to augment, enhance and strengthen the AGIA process," he said. Chenault said changes in the North American natural gas market may have made opportunities to sell Alaskan gas through a multi-billion dollar pipeline no longer viable. That's...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

The state will allow a start-up company to provide natural gas service in Juneau and 16 other Alaska communities. Officials for Alaska Intrastate Gas Co. said consumers will enjoy big savings.
ConocoPhillips plans natural gas pipeline bring the pipeline on," said Peter Hartley, a Rice University energy economist who studies North American natural gas markets. "There is a lot of gas that is inaccessible as a result of the politics, areas like the Eastern Gulf of Mexico...
Natural gas glut means drilling boom must slow

NEW YORK - The U.S. natural gas market is bursting at the seams.So much natural gas is being produced that soon there may be nowhere left to put the country's swelling...
Gas pipeline experts say a big pipe is needed the route through Canada. Denali currently plans only a Canada option. Persily said that the North American natural gas market is three times the size of the Asian export markets of China, Japan, Korea and India combined. A market of the...
Federal official bullish on Alaska gas pipeline

...Alaska and much of Canada. He said labor markets need it, environmentalists can stomach it and North American natural gas markets can handle it. "The biggest market for natural gas in the world is the United States," Barrett said. Two joint...
Gas heat coming

The state has approved natural gas service for Juneau, to begin by July 1, 2001.


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