Alaska LNG

FERC Accused of ‘Shirking’ Environmental Review for Alaska LNG Authorization

FERC Accused of ‘Shirking’ Environmental Review for Alaska LNG Authorization

Environmental groups have asked a federal court to order FERC to vacate its authorization for the proposed Alaska liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, arguing the Commission did not adequately review the development’s environmental impacts. In a petition filed last week in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia (DC), the Center for…

September 21, 2021
Alaska LNG Project Lands Private Partner, Plans to Seek Federal Funding to Launch $5.9B First Phase

Alaska LNG Project Lands Private Partner, Plans to Seek Federal Funding to Launch $5.9B First Phase

Alaska is pursuing federal funding and partnering with a private firm to jumpstart a long-simmering pipeline project to export North Slope natural gas. Tim Fitzpatrick, spokesman for the state-owned Alaska Gasline Development Corp. (AGDC), told NGI that Alaska aims to begin the first phase of the state’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) pipeline and export plant…

February 8, 2021
Former Alaska Governor’s New Company Aiming to Move North Slope LNG to Market

Former Alaska Governor’s New Company Aiming to Move North Slope LNG to Market

Former Alaska Gov. Bill Walker is spearheading a new company to build a “large volume” pipeline to export North Slope natural gas, according to state documents. According to news media reports, Alaska Gasline & LNG LLC is working to buy the state’s proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) project. The state-owned Alaska Gasline Development Corp. (AGDC)…

November 13, 2020