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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...
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...
Fight brews over private stake in a Mexican icon

...Mexico's oil fields are drying up and Pemex lacks the equipment to explore for new reserves in deep water or to extract shale gas. Production has plunged about 25 percent over the last decade, and a country that was once a significant oil power could...
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Alaska's North Slope and LNG: North America's energy bridge to Asia

...the next 25 years. Unconventional gas (particularly shale gas) will fulfill nearly half of this increase in demand...building the 800 mile new pipeline from the North Slope; if shale gas can be exported as LNG; and if China expands its LNG...
Energy Sec: Obama committed to role for coal

...the work ahead to natural gas research done in the 1970s that helped spawn the ongoing boom in deep, unconventional shale-gas drilling."It takes time to see the results," Moniz said, "but boy, are we seeing them in spades today for our...
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...


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