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My Turn: Sullivan: President must experience 'real' Alaska through its people

...the moment to become true leaders in the Arctic by rapidly expanding our icebreaker fleet.A large-diameter natural gas pipeline in Alaska is a project of huge importance that would provide thousands of jobs, low-cost energy throughout the...
Obama, delegation won't cross paths during stop

...empty," Walker said.Other topics include the natural gas pipeline. "This will be my fourth visit with the president...and actually each time he has brought up the (natural gas) pipeline."In a letter to Obama released Monday, Murkowski...
State | Local
Paper: Cooperate rather than lead on LNG

ANCHORAGE - A leading U.S. economist says a large natural gas pipeline project is vital to the state's economic future and that the state should cooperate with experienced large companies in developing...
State | AK legislature
Walker travels to Pentagon to make case for Alaska troops

...Obama's trip to Alaska next month. Walker plans to speak to the president about the importance of a proposed natural gas pipeline that could move North Slope gas to market. He will also bring up infrastructure that could enhance energy development...
Alaska Editorial: Sen. Murkowski's bipartisan effort would help Alaska, nation

...speed up federal permitting for liquefied natural gas export, which would be a boon for Alaska's full-diameter natural gas pipeline. It will reauthorize federal geothermal energy research, an energy avenue that could help some of the state's...
Meet the crew working behind the scenes

...preventing commerce from continuing to flow," Houck said.Lately, there's been a lot of work on the proposed natural gas pipeline between the North Slope and Southcentral Alaska. Every navigable river will need a crossing, and the office here...
My Turn: In Alaska, a big decision looms

...Hickel, was passionate about gas development in Alaska and for much of his career pushed for the construction of a natural gas pipeline to fully capture the benefit from gas resources at Prudhoe Bay and the rest of the North Slope.A recent report...
Debate roils over in-state natural gas pipeline

...aimed at keeping the momentum behind an in-state natural gas pipeline has been rewritten, with a goal of providing greater...costs.Consultants have said that an in-state natural gas pipeline would require heavy subsidies to bring energy costs...
Natural gas pipeline will help, not solve, supply problems

...expect that figure to rise in the future. Rising demand and high prices already have spurred plans for a separate natural gas pipeline that will carry 1.2 billion cubic feet a day within five years from Canada's Mackenzie Valley in the province...
Natural gas pipeline battles may resume

Legislative opponents of Gov. Sarah Palin's natural gas pipeline plan are asking the Legislature to reconsider the endorsement it gave Trans-Canada Corp.'s plan just months ago. "All Alaskans...


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