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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...
BP reports losses in Alaska, elsewhere

...write-downs elsewhere were BP's investments in shale gas in the Lower 48, where big investments have been plagued by low natural gas prices.BP's Alaska subsidiary reported revenues down slightly, with sales and other operating revenues in the first...
Gas-line bill dead for now for a special session on the topic. Knowles backed a payback provision that would kick in during times of high natural gas prices, while key House Republicans have said that might effectively kill the project. Other outstanding issues included...
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...
Alaska editorial: Alaskans need to take a good look at gas pipeline risks

...Some Alaskans were starting to count wild profits from that 20 percent share of the gas back in December, when natural gas prices climbed past $15 per thousand cubic feet - more than triple the average price of the past five years. But that...
Daschle, Murkowski side with oil companies on gas-line tax break

...range of $3.50 to $3.75," the report said. "This signals a market expectation that over the long-term, natural gas prices will be considerably higher than they were expected to be before 1999."
BP exec talks about pipeline

...companies have pegged the estimated cost of a pipeline at between $15 billion and $20 billion. Konrad noted that natural gas prices, which crested at an all-time high of $10.50 per million British thermal units in December due to low inventory...
Alaska editorial: ; Are North Slope gas line concessions really needed? a gas line built by a third party. It was true whether it was financed with bonds or cash from stockholders. Natural gas prices don't have to stay at today's astronomical levels. Econ One said moving North Slope gas to market works at a...
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...


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