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  1. COMMENTARY: Ballot Measure 1 threatens TAPS operations and the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    The Trans-Alaska Pipeline System has required more than 700 permits since 2000 for routine maintenance activities, new installations, and projects along waterways to safeguard pipeline integrity and protect the environment. The Stand for Salmon movement promises "vital infrastructure will still move forward" in the event of its passage.

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  2. Southcentral community leaders want in on AKLNG site selection studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    The industrial area of Nikiski, featuring a refinery and currently mothballed LNG and fertilizer plants, was selected by the producer-led consortium of the Alaska LNG Project before the state took over in 2017. The three major North Slope companies have already purchased more than 600 acres in the area for an LNG plant site, and the state is currently negotiating a deal to access that property.

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  3. Guest Commentary: Stakeholders not far apart on oil transport in Prince William SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    If you've ever owned horses, you probably know that cleaning the barn first thing in the morning is good for the soul. I use that time to think.

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  4. FERC says gasline filings still incompleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    While Alaska Gasline Development Corp. officials often tout the reams-worth of study documents they've submitted to federal regulators on the Alaska LNG Project, those regulators responded with a letter Thursday contending the state agency has refused to send information imperative to analyzing the $43 billion megaproject. In a three-page letter to corporation executives - followed by 168 pages detailing AGDC's alleged shortfalls to provide information for analysis and requests for additional data - FERC officials wrote the agency repeatedly requested study data from the state-owned corporation during the pre-filing review phase for the project's environmental impact statement but "an adequate response has not yet been received."

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  5. Alyeska, Prince William Sound council clash over tug trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    A Damen 3212 support tug is seen in this company photo. Four of the 102-foot tugs will assist in support and docking for oil tankers in Prince William Sound beginning in July 2018 as Edison Chouest Offshore takes over for Crowley Maritime.

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  6. Aggressive' timeline for Ak LNG needs one year for permittingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Alaska Gasline Development Corp. President Keith Meyer wants to have a full environmental impact statement done on the Alaska LNG project by the end of 2018, which he acknowledges is "aggressive." A schedule for the permitting process has yet to be published.

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  7. Guest Commentary: Time is now for Ak LNGRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Alaska Gov. Bill Walker writes that the Alaska LNG Project now has the alignment to succeed after signing a joint development agreement with Chinese companies in front of the presidents of the U.S. and China on Nov. 9. Mid-June 1970: one of the most important days in my life. It rained, as I waited in-line outside a trailer in Johnson's Trailer Court in Valdez to receive my first dispatch.

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  8. Bioblitz' turns up no new non-native aquaticsRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Prince William Sound Regional Citizens Advisory Council staff eye samples through microscopes from the 2016 "bioblitz" in the waters and infrastructure around Valdez. No non-native species were turned up in the survey.

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  9. Valdez tug transition on track, Alyeska official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    The major move to a new oil tanker escort firm in Valdez is going well according to Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. managers.

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