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Natural gas glut means drilling boom must slow

...swelling surplus. After years of explosive growth, natural gas producers are retrenching.The underground salt caverns...scaled-back growth plans.Some of the nation's biggest natural gas producers, including Chesapeake Energy, ConocoPhillips and...
Alaska left out of Canada gas agreement

FAIRBANKS - Alaska has been left out of an agreement between Canada's natural gas producers, Native groups and a major pipeline company to tap gas reserves in Arctic Canada just east of the Alaska border. The line they...
Northwest Territories expects gas line

...Kakfwi and then-Yukon Premier Pat Duncan were pushing for a pipeline in their respective territories. But now, natural gas producers and pipeline builders are ready to apply for a permit to build a line in the Northwest Territories' Mackenzie...
Bill would impose tax on gas reserves

...holders of natural gas leases if they fail to sell gas for the pipeline. Croft says House Bill 482 encourages natural gas producers to ensure supply for the gas line. The state has received two applications to build the line. One application...
Court rules against Exxon in pipeline case

...designed to give Alaskan energy suppliers the ability to deliver their fuel through pipelines they don't own. Natural gas producers, including Anadarko Petroleum Corp., were concerned that access to the proposed 3,600-mile pipeline would...
Alaska officials release pipeline progress report

...license, is on target to complete an initial open season by the end of July. An open season is the period when natural gas producers can commit to reserving space on a proposed pipeline. The Alaska gas pipeline is estimated to cost $26 to $40...
Murkowski: Develop resources, build road

...coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil exploration. He's also trying to bring North Slope natural gas producers and pipeline companies together on a project to take Alaska's reserves to the Lower 48. And he thinks the state...
Legislative roundup

...vessels operated by certain foreign corporations. Reserves tax: House Bill 482 would impose a reserves tax on natural gas producers who fail to sell gas for a natural gas pipeline. Long-term fiscal plan: House Bill 493 would direct the Legislature...
Irwin returns to finish job

...publicly questioned his absence nor his commitment to a multibillion dollar project so big that North Slope oil and natural gas producers call it unprecedented in size and scope for its prospects of shipping 4.5 billion cubic feet of gas more than...
Lawmakers say consultant memo highly revealing

...mind when we negotiate," said Sen. Tom Wagoner, R-Kenai. Murkowski had an agreement in principle with three natural gas producers to build a 3,600-mile natural gas pipeline from the North Slope through Canada to the Midwestern states. Many...


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