IGU News

**NEW** LNG Storage Tank Construction

Excavation continues as IGU and AIDEA board members tour the construction site of the new Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) 5 million gallon full containment storage tank being built off of Tria Road Friday afternoon, February 16, 2018. The $47 million project will be the third LNG storage tank in the state, and is being built [...]

By | 2018-02-20T11:43:43+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Interior Gas News|Comments Off on **NEW** LNG Storage Tank Construction

**NEW** Steps toward natural gas: Storage construction underway

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - As efforts to bring more natural gas to the Interior continue, one problem that needs to be addressed is where to put it. The Interior Energy Project is lining up gas supply, transportation, distribution, and storage so that thousands of residents in Fairbanks and North Pole can heat their homes with a fuel [...]

By | 2018-02-20T11:43:52+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Interior Gas News|Comments Off on **NEW** Steps toward natural gas: Storage construction underway

Interior Gas Utility Approves Pentex Purchase

Robin Woods Fairbanks Daily News Miner FAIRBANKS — The Interior Gas Utility voted 5-2 on Tuesday night to proceed with the purchase of Pentex Natural Gas Company for about $60 million, a critical step in a long — and at times contentious — battle to bring natural gas to Interior Alaska. Tuesday’s vote authorizes IGU General Manager Jomo Stewart [...]

By | 2018-02-20T11:42:54+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Interior Gas News|Comments Off on Interior Gas Utility Approves Pentex Purchase

Special Work Session and Public Comment

The Interior Gas Utility is holding a Special Board Work Session and to receive public comment on the agreements to finance unification of our community’s natural gas utilities and construction of necessary Interior Energy Project natural gas liquefaction, transportation, storage, regasification and distribution infrastructure. FNSB Assembly Chamber, Thursday, November 30th, from 6 – 8 PM [...]

By | 2017-12-08T14:46:05+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|Interior Gas News|Comments Off on Special Work Session and Public Comment

Public Presentation & Information Sessions

The Interior Gas Utility is hosting two Public Presentation and Information Sessions to help residents learn about the agreements to finance unification of our community's natural gas utilities and construction of necessary Interior Energy Project natural gas liquefaction, transportation, storage, regasification and distribution infrastructure. Session One: Fairbanks City Council Chamber Tuesday, November 21st, from 6-8pm [...]

By | 2017-11-29T16:04:12+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Interior Gas News|Comments Off on Public Presentation & Information Sessions

August Board of Directors Special Work Session

Please note that the IGU Board of Directors will be holding a Special Work Session on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. The meeting will begin at 4:00 PM at the IGU downtown Fairbanks location. See calendar for information Get the meeting documents

By | 2017-08-23T16:01:04+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Interior Gas News|Comments Off on August Board of Directors Special Work Session

Another LNG option

Plans move forward for Houston plant for shipping LNG on Alaska Railroad ALAN BAILEY Petroleum News 2/17/17 A new option for liquefying and marketing natural gas from Alaska’s Cook Inlet has emerged in the form of a proposed liquefied natural gas plant located in Houston, Alaska, to produce LNG for shipment on the Alaska Railroad. [...]

By | 2017-02-17T15:31:56+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Interior Gas News, Related Industry News|Comments Off on Another LNG option