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Legislature ponders buying one quarter of gas pipeline

...with developing a plan to better provide energy to portions of the state that are not in the direct reach of the proposed gas pipeline.Legislators are expected to examine the costs of these changes today.
State | AK legislature
Nikiski Republican would let Outside residents serve on state gas corporation's board

...lawmakers to support the effort given the proposed increase in corporation's responsibility in regards to the proposed gas pipeline project outlined in SB138."An effective board of directors must not only have a strategic perspective, but...
State | AK legislature
Who wants to vote out Santa Claus?

...appear among the most cooperative and least contentious since statehood. Oh, a minority say they oppose the proposed gas pipeline contract, but offer no alternative. A few senators forgot the best interests of Alaskans on the final day of...
Juneau reaction to proposal is mixed

Conducting hearings on a proposed gas pipeline contract in Anchorage bothers some in Juneau, while others are not too worried. Sound off on the important issues at Hosting...
Empire Editorial: Pass an oil tax on its own merits on the important issues at It's a shame they shirked their duty, and not because of anything to do with a proposed gas pipeline. It means nothing will plug the hole through which Alaska's rightful income is escaping while oil prices are...
Hearings examine issues surrounding gas pipeline

...Alaska Department of Revenue told the panel a report of whether the state should consider an ownership role in the proposed gas pipeline is in its early stages. Revenue Commissioner Wilson Condon said his department has contracted with private consulting...
Club goes from joke to Federal warrants

...this week, looking for financial ties between the company and lawmakers, and documents related to Murkowski's proposed gas pipeline contract and a rewrite of Alaska's production tax laws. Included in the search were the offices of four legislators...
My turn: Speaking in terms Big Oil can grasp

...The oil companies had no trouble understanding the Point Thompson ruling. They hurriedly made sure the new proposed gas pipeline agreement overruled this ruling and prevented similar rulings. That's kind of like tenants insisting the owner...
Proposal taps permanent fund for gas pipeline

The Senate Finance Committee wants to earmark Alaska Permanent Fund earnings to pay for preparatory work for a proposed gas pipeline from the North Slope. Permanent fund earnings would pay for about $7 million of the $28 million requested by...
My Turn: Alaska is losing $400 per minute

...Report, between July 2003 and the end of 2006, that firm also received $12 million for its assistance on the proposed gas pipeline contract - far more than any other firm. After the FERC judge's recent decision on tariffs was announced, the...


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