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State board sets value of TAPS at $10.2B

...of production approach suggested by the pipeline owners, where depreciation would more closely match the decline of oil moving through TAPS.Most important, however, the board reaffirmed an estimate of remaining resources on the Slope developed...
A supertanker voyage through the Northwest Passage

...Manhattan could prove its worth, Stan Haas and others with Humble Oil envisioned the recently discovered North Slope oil moving away from Prudhoe Bay in superships that would be even larger. The late 1960s were the days before the oil pipeline...
Warning issued about oil shipped from ND, Mont.

...intent here is to keep pressure on the federal and state government to make things safer," he added.The amount of oil moving by rail in the U.S. has spiked since 2009, from just more than 10,000 tanker cars to a projected 400,000 cars...
Alaska Editorial: Maintaining flow: Alyeska works to ensure pipeline keeps moving

...Valdez. If there were a major malfunction that required an extended shutdown during a cold spell, getting the chilled oil moving again would become more difficult.Alyeska already is heating the oil with a couple techniques to avoid further cooling...
Alaska pipeline being restarted

...identified that can be used to get the oil moving again while work continues on a bypass...Restarting the pipeline and getting the oil moving also would move a device known as...permanently restarted. Getting some of the oil moving will allow operators to move the...
Pipeline operators go with the flow

...Alaska depends flowing despite declining throughput. What they don't know yet is what they'll have to do to keep the oil moving, as the slower flow of oil brings with it a host of technical challenges. "The pipeline is larger than we really need...
Begich requests pipeline hearing

...domestic energy production. He says the committee needs to examine the pipeline's future, and the affect of less oil moving through the line because of decreased production on the North Slope. The Alaska Democrat also wants to look at the impact...
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Alaska Digest

...Pipeline Service Co., the consortium that runs the line, on Aug. 14 tested new backup power generators vital for keeping oil moving through the pipeline, but the tests were "a total failure." Hamel wrote the letter last week to U.S. Rep. John...
Maintenance plans to affect Alaska pipeline flow 48 hours. The first is expected around June 19 or 20. Last month, a contained spill shut down the 800-mile line for nearly 80 hours. Carle said Wednesday the rate of oil moving through the line is about 610,000 barrels per day.
New North Slope oil field may be last one in years

...about 28,000 barrels a day at its peak. That's small compared to the 650,000 barrels coming through the pipeline. State Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Dan Sullivan says it's working with the industry to keep oil moving.
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