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My turn: Shale gas could be a bridge to a gas pipeline in Alaska

...impression that the emergence of shale gas would damage (if not end) Alaska's...48. On the contrary, we believe shale gas does not pose a threat to the commercialization...a bridge to our future pipeline. Shale gas is natural gas that is locked into...
Murkowski urges state to resolve gas pipeline issues or risk losing market

...losing the U.S. gas markets to shale gas producers and liquefied natural gas...wait forever for Alaska's gas. "Shale gas production is growing by leaps and...other sources of energy, including shale gas, given the latter's higher production...
My Turn: Cracks in the door

...production of natural gas increased by 33 percent from 18 to 24 trillion cubic feet per year - with the production of shale gas increasing from 0.75 to 8.5 trillion cubic feet. Over the same period, U.S. production of liquid fuels too increased...
Alaska Editorial: Parnell edges away from a flawed gas pipeline development model

...the administration of former Gov. Sarah Palin.Much has changed in the world of natural gas since 2008. The boom in shale gas has cut Lower 48 prices, so a pipeline to that region is no longer viewed as viable. Gas prices remain higher overseas...
Alaska Editorial: AGIA is buried, but the pipeline dream lives on

...ourselves in a starkly different energy world. Technology has vastly improved the opportunity to develop shale gas. There are large shale gas formations across the United States, Europe and China. The world is now awash in gas and prices have fallen...
Lawmaker questions pipeline potential

...Leader Kyle Johansen says he left last week's Energy Council meeting surprised to learn about the potential impact that shale gas development in the Lower 48 could have on a major line here. These aren't new concerns; Gov. Sean Parnell took aim...
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ConocoPhillips rep: No wavering on gas line

...the project it's pursuing with BP PLC amid a rise in shale gas opportunities because of advancements in drilling technology...closed - or narrowed significantly - with the rise of shale gas. Others say there remains potential for exporting gas...
US seen overtaking Saudis as biggest oil producer

...Outlook, the energy watchdog also predicted that greater oil and natural gas production - thanks partly to a boom in shale gas output - as well as more efficient use of energy will allow the U.S., which now imports some 20 percent of its energy...
Investing in ourselves: Securing energy for Alaska

...has vastly improved the opportunity to develop shale gas. There are large shale gas formations across the United States, Europe...fallen dramatically. This is bad news for Alaska. Shale gas is a direct competitor with our natural gas. Much...
Gas line issues deserve debate

...economically risky, less costly, Lower 48 shale gas has been moved to market. With the...pipeline with Exxon Mobil, that shale gas is not an impediment to financing...economically risky, less costly, Lower 48 shale gas, that does not require a 1,700-mile...


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