Jim Dieringer, who owns Arctic Energy, received a conditional use permit from the Fairbanks North Star Borough's Department of Community Planning to locate the refinery on a 33-acre lot.
FAIRBANKS -- North Pole, near Fairbanks, may get a third refinery.
The Williams Alaska North Pole refinery will undergo a two-week shut down in May for a regular inspection and maintenance that could mean up to $2 million for Alaska contractors.
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