KENAI — The consortium planning the North Slope gas pipeline and liquefied natural gas export project has reached another milestone.
A proposed $6 billion gold mine in the Kuskokwim region is progressing after an agreement between the company interested in developing the project and the village Native corporation that has surface rights in the area.
The Pogo gold mine, near Delta east of Fairbanks, keeps growing. More gold is being found, and it’s sufficient to replace what is being produced each year.
The Environmental Protection Agency is continuing its push to block the potential Pebble copper and gold mine.