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March Issue 1 2015

Upsized ASAP may rattle AK LNG Project

JUNEAU — Finance subcommittees in the state House were closing out budgets for state agencies this week, while other legislative committees heard updates on the Alaska LNG Project and worked on energy legislation. A bill dealing with regulation of now-legal marijuana is also being worked on in House and Senate committees.

March Issue 1 2015

Repsol suffers fire on Slope drill rig

‘Back to business’ as CH2M Hill calls off Alaska unit sale February Issue 3 2015

‘Back to business’ as CH2M Hill calls off Alaska unit sale

Senior managers of CH2M Hill were in Alaska Feb. 4 meeting with the company’s employees. Their message: The company’s oil and gas business is no longer for sale and it’s business as usual.

February Issue 3 2015

State pitches budget plans to rating agencies

JUNEAU — Gov. Bill Walker and top state revenue officials were in New York Feb. 2 and 3, pitching Wall Street that Alaska is still a good financial bet even with a huge hole blown in state revenues by the plunge in oil prices. Walker and the state team met with credit rating agencies Standard & Poor’s, Moody’s Investor Services and Fitch Ratings, hoping to persuade the institutions not to downgrade Alaska’s Triple-A credit rating on bonds.