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Alaska Editorial: ExxonMobil doing heavy lifting on Alaska LNG Project

...begin transporting 10,000 barrels per day of natural gas condensate via a 22-mile pipeline to the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System.ExxonMobil owns 62.2 percent of Point Thomson (BP is the other major owner at about 31 percent) and is shouldering...
My Turn: My high-level talks on Air Force One

...infrastructure for an additional 1.5 million barrels per day of oil. Increased flow through the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System would mitigate much of the state's fiscal challenges, add to the federal treasury and give the United States energy...
My Turn: Untapped potential in the Arctic

...year through the combined impact of federal restrictions - an approach that threatens "to starve our Trans-Alaska Pipeline System of new oil."Alaska's experience is far from atypical. A full 87 percent of federally controlled offshore acreage...
My Turn: The Shell Game royalties or taxes to Alaska, it indirectly increases state revenue because higher volume in the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) lowers the pipeline's per-barrel tariff, resulting in higher royalties and production tax payments from...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for June 1, 2015

...federal Energy Information Administration said on Thursday that he's worried about the state of the trans-Alaska Pipeline System. Adam Sieminski said oil prices might not rise above $100 before 2030, and if that doesn't happen, production...
My Turn: Time to revisit rural education

...and served during the largest economic boom in Alaska's history as a result of construction of the trans-Alaska Pipeline System. During Hammond's time as governor, the Alaska Permanent Fund was created. Alaska voters approved a constitutional...
Empire Editorial: Walker's tax credit cut a fair move temper how much the state invests in these companies before they ever put a drop of oil into the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System.Slashing payouts to the oil industry is the necessary move if Alaska is ever to balance its budget amid low oil...
Officials probe recurring oily sheen near Alaska village

...again in December.Coast Guard marine science technician Frances Caselton says villagers have been asked to test the pipeline system that is used to transfer fuel delivered by barge to the village storage tanks.Caselton says the transfer system...
Debate over Arctic drilling - what's at stake

...hopes the federal government will share revenue and that Shell and other companies will transport crude through a pipeline system connected to the trans-Alaska pipeline.IS EXPLORATORY DRILLING SAFE?Shell says yes. Wells would be drilled...
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...promised them a cut of this new oil money, too.By the end of the 1970s oil was flooding through the trans-Alaska Pipeline System and revenue was piling up. Municipalities clamored for a larger share.Lawmakers came up with a two-pronged system...
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