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State approves Point Thomson pipeline

...While Point Thomson is valued primarily for its natural gas deposits, which are estimated to represent 25 percent of all gas in the Prudhoe Bay region, it also produces liquids that can be shipped by the trans-Alaska oil pipeline.
Legislature readies complaint after Arctic drilling nixed

...from offshore sources. Oil from wells drilled in federal waters is also expected to extend the life of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline.Kara Moriarty of the Alaska Oil and Gas Association was one of two people to offer public comment in support...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: Time to buy out TransCanada

...billion to $65 billion pipeline (and associated plants) promise to do for Alaska in the 21st century what the trans-Alaska oil pipeline did in the 20th.With the Obama administration having blocked oil exploration in the Arctic, we must rely...
Analysis: Pay now or later for gas pipeline?

...year in revenue once the pipeline starts running.If the pipeline operates for 20, 30 - even 40 years as the trans-Alaska oil pipeline has done - it will end up paying TransCanada far more than if it had just paid for its share of the project...
State | AK legislature
Gov. Walker rolls out proposal to turn Permanent Fund into state's money factory

...are low, and you don't get a gas pipeline, then royalty payments will be lower," Richards said.If the trans-Alaska oil pipeline shuts down and there's still no gas pipeline - Richards said he doesn't think that scenario is likely...
Aggie Creek Fire grows, Alyeska takes pipeline precautions

...As the Aggie Creek Fire grows, officials have held burnouts and dropped fire retardants along the nearby trans-Alaska oil pipeline.The 26,141-acre fire is estimated to be as close as a half-mile to the pipeline and about 30 miles northwest...
Repair planned for small leak in trans-Alaska pipeline

...Station 10, but Egan said the leak is now dripping less than a teaspoon a day.Since opening in 1977, the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, which runs 800 miles from the North Slope to Valdez, has seen several spills totaling hundreds or thousands...
Craig Richards to review gay marriage case, Guard issues

...gas and taxation. He was involved in long-running litigation by municipalities over the assessment of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline system.He is getting up to speed on legal issues associated with the liquefied natural gas project the state...
Fairbanks bank president retires after 36 years

...A lot has changed in Fairbanks and in the world of banking since Ingham arrived here on June 30, 1978. The trans-Alaska oil pipeline had just been constructed. The Bentley Mall was new."The minute I got off the plane, I smelled the air...
Federal agency releases Arctic drilling review

...Alaska's offshore resources are an opportunity to improve America's energy security, create jobs and keep the trans-Alaska oil pipeline operating, Murkowski said."We're now getting down to the wire, and it's vital that there be no further...


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