State board sets value of TAPS at $10.2B

...the state and municipalities along the TAPS route.In its decision, the State Assessment...appeals board rejected key arguments by the TAPS owners and the Revenue Department, and...match the decline of oil moving through TAPS.Most important, however, the board...
My Turn: Best way to advance AKLNG is together

...that is our Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS).I didn't marvel at the engineering; TAPS has delivered oil safely through some of the...was reminded that what is so marvelous about TAPS is the people who were involved in its design...
My Turn: Young Alaska in support of the PFD Voter Initiative

We live in the digital age. With a few clicks of the mouse or finger taps on a smartphone we have access to a wealth of information that was unimaginable just a few years ago. An entire generation has...
35th anniversary of TAPS, June 20, 2012

...Pipeline System, commonly referred to as TAPS, turns 35 years old this week. We should...800-mile pipeline on June 20, 1977, TAPS has delivered more than 16.6 billion...dividends and savings for future generations.TAPS delivers more than just dollars, however...
Alyeska study says TAPS can operate down to 350,000 barrels per day

...through the Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS). Alyeska's comprehensive Low Flow...below 500,000 barrels per day, which TAPS is now approaching."The purpose of this...gas industries. However, to do this, TAPS will require investments in order to stay...
Paris attacks signal move toward more global IS strategy

...what militants say are Western attacks against Muslims that that kill hundreds of people including women and children. That taps into frustration in the region over civilian deaths in the wars of recent years - a sentiment that exceeds the ranks of core...
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Playing TAPS

...annual event when the state sets a value for TAPS. Under Alaska law, the state's value...Department of Revenue sets the tax value for TAPS, and set it at $5.7 billion for 2014...the pipeline is worth $13.7 billion. TAPS owners, mainly the large North Slope producers...
Firefighters keep Tyonek blaze away from oil and gas facilities; Interior fire moves away from TAPS was about three-quarters of a mile from the pipeline but winds shifted and pushed it farther from the Dalton Highway and TAPS.Alyeska has moved three water spray units with 1,000-gallon water storage bladders and earthmoving equipment to the section...
How the Coast Guard brings the boom

Call it a tap on the shoulder.An explosive, cracking tap. (Mobile users see video here)On Wednesday morning, small-boat crewmen from Coast Guard Station Juneau motored down Gastineau Channel to DuPont Dock for a rare chance to use what...
Fresh starts as GOP taps new speaker, OKs budget deal

WASHINGTON - House Republicans embraced a new leader Wednesday and swiftly consented to a major budget-and-debt deal to avert a federal financial crisis, highlights of a day of dramatic fresh starts at the Capitol after years of division and disarray.
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