The Nordic Skiing Association of Anchorage (NSAA), host of the 2018 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships, announced ConocoPhillips Alaska as the event’s premier sponsor.
The volume of oil that moved through the Trans Alaska Pipeline System increased in 2017, marking the second straight calendar year-over-year increase. The 2016 upturn was the first since 2002.
The Alaska Gasline Development Corp. (AGDC) continues working to answer detailed environmental review questions raised by federal regulators, with responses to more than 200 data requests still owed as of mid-December — eight months after the state filed its application for the proposed Alaska LNG project.
The Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA) Board on Thursday approved a Resolution that authorizes AIDEA to sell Pentex Alaska Natural Gas Company, LLC and its assets, including Fairbanks Natural Gas, to the Interior Gas Utility (IGU).
U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski, Dan Sullivan, and Rep. Don Young, all R-Alaska, today released the following statements after the Senate passed H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which includes Murkowski’s title opening a small portion of the non-wilderness 1002 Area of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) for responsible energy development.
Doyon, Limited announced that it intends to drill a new oil and gas exploration well in the Nenana basin west of Fairbanks during the summer of 2018. The well, to be called Totchaket #1, will be drilled on one of several promising areas identified from a 64 square mile 3D seismic program conducted earlier this year.
The Alaska Gasline Development Corp. (AGDC) has asked federal regulators to take “take immediate action” to speed up the environmental review of the state-sponsored Alaska LNG project “in a timely, efficient, and cost-effective manner.” As a first step in that effort, the state corporation wants the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to issue a schedule for the project’s environmental impact statement by Dec. 15.