Community members might not be amenable to a new facility that would attract massive gas tankers to Southeast Alaska.
Qilak LNG made the announcement Wednesday that the it plans on shipping gas on icebreaking tankers from fields in Point Thomson.
The report concludes the $43 billion export project could have significant impacts on the environment — but would be a boost for state and local economies.
China announced a 25 percent tariff on LNG imports from the U.S.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has put out a draft of the final environmental review of the in-state gas pipeline project.
In a press conference in Anchorage on Monday, March 5, Governor Walker detailed trade trip and other opportunities for partnership with China.
Alaska’s gasline corporation has filed tens of thousands of pages of documents for their federal permit. Now it’s waiting for the commission to make a decision on if, and when, the state can get to work on its massive liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project.
The $27 billion Russian project is heavily funded by partners in China. When completed, it will be almost as large as the Alaska LNG project.
The Alaska Gasline Development Corporation hasn’t released details on the gasline agreement inked in China.
The deal links Alaska’s gas pipeline project to three Chinese entities with deep pockets.