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Pipeline companies defend need for Alaska's natural gas

Low natural gas prices don't pose a threat to a long-awaited...knew when it began the process that natural gas prices fluctuate, Palmer said. TransCanada...MacDowell said despite today's low natural gas prices, his company also expects a pipeline...
LNG exports may not be the answer

With Lower 48 natural gas prices bumping along at record lows, Gov. Sean Parnell and other Alaska leaders are looking at China and other Asian markets for developing...
Pipeline backers draw a plan in numbers

...That's why we're supportive of the bill and this project."Should the project fail for any reason - such as if natural gas prices drop significantly or a party decides to withdraw - invested dollars could be lost, he said."BP believes the...
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Oil drilling on nation's Arctic coast put on ice

...hinted he won't prioritize investments there in the future.While oil prices remain high globally, "North America natural gas prices and associated crude markers remain low, and industry refining margins are under pressure" Van Beurden said.Last...
Alaska editorial: North Slope gas comes without a guarantee

...That's when the nation's natural gas prices momentarily spiked above $15...wealth. That was 10 months ago. Natural gas prices on the New York Mercantile Exchange...once again the ups and downs of natural gas prices. The drop - which could very...
Antitrust lawyer says big oil is blocking gas line

FAIRBANKS - An antitrust lawyer working for the Alaska Gasline Port Authority says big oil producers have kept natural gas prices high in the Lower 48 by illegally blocking North Slope gas development. Sound off on the important issues of the...
Governors focus on rising heating prices

...used to restrict the country's embrace of natural gas as a new energy source, officials at a national meeting on natural gas prices co-chaired by Alaska Gov. Tony Knowles said today. "The country is making a huge bet, a good bet, but a huge...
Provide emergency heating funding

...Gulf Coast, disrupting our oil and gas production and distribution system. Now we're looking at the prospect of natural gas prices that will be 48 percent higher on average this winter. Fuel oil and propane costs are expected to be 30 percent...
Around the state month to discuss bringing Alaska natural gas to the region. The Midwest has seen some steep increases in its natural gas prices recently. Along with being governor of a gas-rich state, Knowles chairs the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission...
Alaska Digest

...were encouraged to see some smaller newcomers, known as independents, stake money Wednesday in Cook Inlet, where natural gas prices are rising as existing supplies tap out. Cook Inlet gas fields for decades have supplied fuel to heat and power...


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