Bad Bill of the Week: Vehicle Weight Limits Weigh Heavy on AK Economy.

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The  “Bad Bill of the Week” for this week is awarded to HB 305/SB 218 “An Act relating to vehicle weight limits; and providing for an effective date.” It would seem that a 1 ½ page bill with only 39 lines of text couldn’t do too much damage to Alaska’s economy – don’t be fooled by brevity! The bill, if … read more

Canada Capitalizes on U.S. Chaos. Manh Choh Mining Updates.

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Today’s Key Takeaways:  Appeals court hears arguments on Willow project…again. Canada sees opportunity for their natural gas sector while U.S. pauses LNG export approvals. Manh Choh exploration update. First hearing in Congress on LNG export pause. OIL: Appeals court weighs whether to let stand Biden’s approval of Willow oil project in AlaskaKFQD, February 6, 2024 An appeals court panel is … read more

Can Boom keep Booming? What’s Up Buttercup? LNG the next Keystone?

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Today’s Key Takeaways: AK Governor introduces legislation to reduce energy costs for ratepayers. Can U.S. oil boom keep booming? Is LNG the next Keystone pipeline? Desperate attempt to delay Graphite One project. Energy provisions in border deal bill. NEWS OF THE DAY: Governor Dunleavy Legislation to Increase Competition and Reduce Energy Costs for RatepayersJessica Bowers, Alaska Native News, February 3, … read more