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Feds: No more false starts on Alaska gas pipeline

...a real shot at making it this time.Persily said this time could well be different than past efforts, like the proposed gas line from the North Slope into Canada that has been set aside because of market changes in favor of the current project...
State | AK legislature
Federal officials eye role in gas line not likely and is a dubious idea from an economic standpoint, industry analysts said last week. Pitching his proposed gas line to the Legislature on Wednesday, Gov. Frank Murkowski spent several minutes discussing whether the federal government...
Alaska editorial: Governor's gas tax plan could backfire

...irreparable damage to public confidence in government. Gov. Murkowski needs to understand that this provision of the proposed gas line contract is the wrong way to win the battle. He is trying to tell Alaska voters that he knows best and that his...
Hudson mulls lump permanent fund payout

...higher taxes and resource development, said Hudson, although the caucus has not endorsed a plan. It would help if a proposed gas line were built to bring the state's vast reserves of natural gas to market, said Larry Persily, deputy director of...
Lawmakers put some gas-line provisions in federal energy bill

...development remained unresolved. A joint House-Senate conference committee adopted language that would: Limit a proposed gas line to a southern route along the Alaska Highway. Streamline the approval process for Alaska natural gas line permits...
State to take away oil leases at Pt. Thomson

...matter eventually reaches the state Supreme Court. Still, Murkowski said new lease terms could be the driver for the proposed gas line. He suggested that if companies are required to develop the field's as yet untapped oil reserves using an existing...
Alaska editorial: Give people math on the proposed gas line

Just a few years ago, state production tax and royalty revenues from the proposed North Slope natural gas pipeline were estimated at $400 million a year.
My Turn: Preparing a bright future for Alaskans

...the needs of Alaskans today. It must provide jobs and economic stability for future generations of Alaskans. The proposed gas line and the possibility of finally opening the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil exploration...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Yukon Pacific says it will pursue the project on its own. Yukon Pacific has been at odds with its partners over the proposed gas line route since the group formed last August, said president Jeff Lowenfels. The split was friendly, Lowenfels said...
Legislators aim to head off gas monopoly

...Berkowitz wrote to Wood. The Legislature may vote in this session or a special session this summer on one or more proposed gas line agreements with energy companies, as submitted by the Murkowski administration. "We need to take care of the bottlenecks...


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