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Second major oil company abandons Arctic exploration

...underneath the Chukchi Sea is believed to hold about 15 billion barrels of recoverable oil and trillions of cubic feet of natural gas, but with oil prices in the basement, companies are reconsidering the cost of drilling far offshore in Alaska's...
Corporation to review consultant contract as end date nears

...lawmakers voiced concerns with and confusion over the level of organization of the state's gas team.The liquefied natural gas project, which the state is pursuing with the North Slope's major producers, is seen by many as key to Alaska's...
Blast levels New Jersey home 'like a pancake,' killing one

...described it as gas related. However, a preliminary investigation by Elizabethtown Gas hasn't linked the explosion to a natural gas leak, said the utility's spokesman, Duane Bourne.The fire went out on its own. Bollwage and Elizabeth Fire Chief...
Nation and World
Crowley Maritime gets OK to bring Canadian gas to Alaska

...its barge service to Alaska has gotten permission from the U.S. Department of Energy to import Canadian liquefied natural gas to Alaska.On Tuesday, Crowley Maritime Corp. announced that it has received two-year import and export licenses...
Alaska Editorial: Calming effect

...that with Alaska's liquefied natural gas project and likely soon with the...companies that they would make the natural gas available for the project. take TransCanada out of the natural gas project, arguing Alaska would...
Keystone off the table, but pipeline fight builds

...Then a year ago, they learned a natural gas pipeline would slice through part...industry seeks to move pent-up natural gas supplies.Behind the pipeline boom: vast deposits of natural gas being drilled in West Virginia...
Nation and World
My Turn: United Legislature grants control of state's destiny

...TransCanada's interest in a liquefied natural gas pipeline, then almost unanimously...components of the Alaska Liquefied Natural Gas (AKLNG) project: the gas treatment...return on the production of our natural gas resources.To successfully build...
Pipeline plan passes

Alaska's natural gas megaproject is moving forward.With...AKLNG project, which promises to bring natural gas from the North Slope to an export terminal...includes construction of an 800-mile natural gas pipeline from the North Slope to an...
State | AK legislature
Legislature readies complaint after Arctic drilling nixed

...considers the future of the AKLNG natural gas project, whose economic grounds...part on the future availability of natural gas from offshore sources. Oil from...and 132 trillion cubic feet of natural gas."She said Royal Dutch Shell's...
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers hear pipeline buyout timeline

...Myers, commissioner of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources.On Dec. 4, the companies involved in the AKLNG natural gas project will vote on their schedule of work for 2016. Lawmakers want to ensure the state has a full one-quarter voting...


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