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Enstar workers go on strike

...Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters Union Local 367 that represents the Enstar employees. The union and the natural gas utility have not been able to settle differences over retirement benefits, and Enstar has not negotiated fairly, the union...
Alaska editorial: Creating utility could end our natural gas gridlock

...It's a combination of supply, distribution, economics and politics.A plan is now in the works to create a local natural gas utility board that could be a means for ending the logjam and deal with all four of those challenges.The community is...
Texas firm agrees to buy Enstar

...Michigan-based Semco Energy Inc. Sound off on the important issues at Enstar is Southcentral Alaska's major natural gas utility. The proposed $867 million deal was announced Friday. The deal must be approved by the Regulatory Commission...
High court rules in Ben Stevens' favor

...than $70,000 in deferred compensation he received as a director of Semco Energy, parent company of Anchorage natural gas utility Enstar. Rindner wrote that the laws that would have compelled Stevens to report the income were not in place at...
Alaska editorial: No more delays on ethics laws

...deferred compensation earned as a director of Enstar's parent company. The fact that Enstar is the state-regulated natural gas utility for Southcentral Alaska makes it that much more noticeable. The senator's answers for failing to disclose the...
Northwest Digest

...officials. Seeking career shift, Enstar chief resigns ANCHORAGE - The president of southcentral Alaska's largest natural gas utility announced his resignation on Friday, saying he is looking for another job in the state's energy industry. Tony...
Alaska editorial: Urgent Energy: Rush of gas plans is good to see

...clearer focus.The idea is for the cities of Fairbanks and North Pole to transfer the power to create an area-wide natural gas utility to the borough, which could create one by ordinance.The resulting utility board would, in the words of the city...
Judge tosses Ben Stevens' fine

...70,000 in deferred compensation he received as a director of Semco Energy, the parent company of Anchorage natural gas utility Enstar. The state is appealing that decision to the Alaska Supreme Court.
Enstar projects natural gas rate drop

ANCHORAGE - Southcentral Alaska's largest natural gas utility said it will lower rates in January. The percentage drop for Enstar Natural Gas Co. rates could be "double-digit," said...
Enstar rates to fall 16% in January

ANCHORAGE - Customers of Southcentral Alaska's largest natural gas utility will see their monthly bills go down starting in January. Enstar Natural Gas Co. on Monday announced a 16 percent decrease in...


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