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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
Aging Natural Gas Infrastructure Rehab Targeted by DOE Grants

Aging Natural Gas Infrastructure Rehab Targeted by DOE Grants

More than $30 million in federal funding has been directed to 10 different research projects aimed at developing advanced natural gas transmission pipeline retrofitting technology to rehabilitate existing cast iron and bare steel pipes in the United States, the Department of Energy (DOE) said. To keep pace with the growing domestic gas industry, DOE’s Under…

August 17, 2020