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From the archives: Grounded tanker spills 270,000 barrels of oil off Alaska bay.Officials cut the flow in the trans-Alaska oil pipeline to 800,000 barrels daily from 1.2 million barrels...Pipeline Service Co., which operates the trans-Alaska oil pipeline for a consortium of oil companies, were working to...
Legislators consider cash or gas for state's pipeline share

...and a liquefaction plant in Nikiski. If built, the project would be the largest in Alaska since the trans-Alaska oil pipeline.The Senate Finance committee has spent most of the week gathering information on the proposed mega project before...
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Research holds the key to Alaska's future

...Reserve-Alaska, and in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, all of which could increase oil flow in the trans-Alaska oil pipeline.Alaskans have never been laggards in the world of invention. The FAA's Next Generation Air Transportation System...
Official says Alaska should back tribal rights

...School of Law criticized the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971, which paved the way for the trans-Alaska oil pipeline by settling Native land claims. That law established regional and village corporations in place of reservations.Goldberg...
Opponents dominate oil train hearing in Spokane

...public hearing in Vancouver at the end of October.Supporters say the terminal is needed because there's no major oil pipeline on the route. The companies behind the project say it will meet regulations. They hope to begin construction by the...
Alaska's need to be front and center in national energy production

...dropping about 6 percent annually. Today, a little more than 500,000 barrels of oil runs through the Trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline each day, just a quarter of peak production. In the face of lackluster production on state lands, the bulk of Alaska's...
Companies announce top LNG site for pipeline

...residents. Monday's announcement was another step toward building a gas pipeline to rival that of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, though the companies have not yet committed to building and continue to stress the need for "competitive, predictable...
Gulkana River kayak trip first for writer

...enjoy the sights. There were abundant bald eagles and a great view of the Alaska Range framed by the trans-Alaska oil pipeline bridge as we neared our destination at the Sourdough Campground on Monday afternoon.While the trip down the Gulkana...
A supertanker voyage through the Northwest Passage

...Slope oil moving away from Prudhoe Bay in superships that would be even larger. The late 1960s were the days before the oil pipeline across Alaska; executives wondered how the crude in the magnificent new Prudhoe Bay discovery might find a way to the...
Retired trooper works as a cold case contractor

...climbing Alaska's law enforcement ladder. He spent the next 6 1/2 years as a security guard on the trans-Alaska oil pipeline and worked a brief stint as a North Pole police officer before joining the Alaska State Troopers in 1986.Memorable...


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